1001 Inspiring Quotes about Change

Are you looking for inspirational quotes about change? Inspiring Lizard has got you covered! In this article we present the 1001 most beautiful change quotes we could find. Let’s get inspired!

Change quotes

Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.

— Anthony Brandt

Activists are generally doers – rather than watching television and thinking about the world they will put there energies into doing something ‘active’ to change the (political) situation.

— Ben Edwards

Some players are more physical than others, some play with more finesse. Some are just really great all-around players. So you have to change your game.

— Oscar Robertson

When we find the crossing point between our attitude and what happens in our life, then we change ordinary life into a miraculous adventure.

— Ivinela Samuilova, Life Can Be a Miracle

The people’s right to change what does not work is one of the greatest principles of our system of government.

— Richard Nixon

You can start to change your luck today. Begin believing that you can have what you desire and superior things will arrive.

— Steve Backley, The Champion in all of Us: 12 Rules for Success

It is never too late to begin again. It is never too late to change and live again.

— Debasish Mridha

Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others.

— Gerald G. Jampolsky, Love Is Letting Go of Fear

If you’re looking for that one person who can change your life, take a look in the mirror.

— R. Price

Fixing obesity is going to require a change in our modern relationship with food. I’m hopeful that we begin to see a turnaround in this childhood obesity epidemic.

— S. Jay Olshansky

For us to expect development in our nations, we must first bring development to the minds and understandings of our people.The change we quest for outwardly must first be attained inwardly.

— Sunday Adelaja

Eena worried to Ian in her thoughts. (You’re not going to let him walk away thinking what I think he’s thinking, are you?)(You won’t change his mind. The evidence is a little suggestive. You should have just stayed behin

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Eena, The Two Sisters

Prayer is crucial in evangelism: Only God can change the heart of someone who is in rebellion against Him. No matter how logical our arguments or how fervent our appeals, our words will accomplish nothing unless God’s Spirit prepares the way.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Prayer without an active position is powerless to change anything

— Sunday Adelaja

What a man believes he will die for. What a man merely thinks he will change his mind about.

— Anonymous

Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou.

— Akhenaton

Democrats and Republicans were essentially the same party with different faces and that was why, no matter how many promises each leader made, significant change rarely transpired.

— James Morcan, The Ninth Orphan

The truth is that you can never be sure if you have decided on the right thing until the party is over, and by then it is too late to go back and change your mind, which is why the world is filled with people doing terrible things

— Lemony Snicket, The Slippery Slope

The police have asked for my help. There’s been a murder.””A murder! Oh, my. Let me just change my shoes, ” Evie said excitedly. “It won’t be a minute.

— Libba Bray, The Diviners

Love and kindness are a kind of gun that we can use to change everyone without hurting anyone.

— Debasish Mridha

Emotions are powerful, but they also change as quick as the wind. That’s why the Lord says to renew your mind. Don’t base decisions on what you feel.

— Francine Rivers, The Atonement Child

God give me patience, to reconcile with what I am not able to changeGive me strength to change what I canAnd give me wisdom to distinguish one from another.

— Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

The world changes and we change with it.

— Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two

The right mindset is the most powerful force we can use to positively change the world.

— Tony Dovale

You saw where I come from. No matter what I do or how I act, I’ll always be the scum of the earth. I am who I am, and there’s nothing you or anybody else can do to change that.

— Collette West, Inside Game

If you are not open to the unprecedented, you will repeat history. If you are open to the unprecedented, you will change history. The difference is prayer.

— Mark Batterson

Women strive to be the change they want to see in the mirror.

— Ljupka Cvetanova, The New Land

we are not here on earth to change our destiny but to fulfill it.

— Guy Finley

All are failures makes us change our lives, but changes our will always be in our memories.

— Jim Jensen, Threads of Evidence

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading

— Gautama Buddha

The rate of technological and human physiological change in the 20th century has been remarkable. Beyond that, a synergy between the improved technology and physiology is more than the simple addition of the two.

— Robert Fogel

Culture change means we will do things differently.

— Satya Nadella

One of the worst things I’ve learned about getting older is that there seems to be more change that you don’t like than there was when you were younger and you can’t do nothin’ about it.

— Dan Groat, An Enigmatic Escape: A Trilogy

You can’t change nature, son!””Change IS nature, dad, the part we can influence. And it all starts when we decide.

— Kitty Richards, Ratatouille

She is not an ordinary girl. She is my fairy who will change my life and make it beautiful with her smiles.

— Farzana Zahid, The Prince and The Fairy

There are big problems that change the world. If we are working together, that will make us understand each other, appreciate each other, help each other.

— Jack Ma

You cannot change what you are, only what you do.

— Philip Pullman, The Golden Compass

Words can change their meaning, just by repeating them.

— Deyth Banger

A property in the 100-year floodplain has a 96 percent chance of being flooded in the next hundred years without global warming. The fact that several years go by without a flood does not change that probability.

— Earl Blumenauer

Sometimes we may seem to be resisting letting go, when really, we just can’t see a way to move forward — believing things can never change for someone as unworthy as us.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

Debate… as much you go and debate… you will spend more than 1 hour to shake his opinion and few more hours to make him to change his opinion. (I Know the result… I know the fact – So what next?)

— Deyth Banger

Our identity has already been chosen for us; but it is up to us to accept it, or fight and change it.

— Afnan Ahmad Mia

People do think that if they avoid the truth, it might change to something better before they have to hear it.

— Marsha Norman

Change the way you think and you will change the way you feel.

— Charmaine Smith Ladd, Shake Hands with Yourself: A Peacemaker’s Guide to Happiness & Inner Peace

The problem is that the desire to change is fundamentally a form of aggression toward yourself.

— Pema Chödrön, The Wisdom of No Escape: How to Love Yourself and Your World

Change your thought, change your mind.Change your belief, change your action.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Words; the powerful air that can change the mind, the body and the spirit in the twinkle of an eye! He who don’t know words don’t know life!

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah, Distinctive Footprints of Life: Where Are You Heading Towards?

I have no ambition to change my nature, I merely intend to conquer my dislikes.

— Georges Bernanos, The Diary of a Country Priest

Like sunshine, music is a powerful force that can instantly and almost chemically change your entire mood.

— Michael Franti

The vampire was a complete change from the usual romantic characters I was playing, but it was a success.

— Bela Lugosi

If we want to change the systems we are part of – our countries, communities, organizations, and families – we must also see and change ourselves

— Adam Kahane, Solving Tough Problems: An Open Way of Talking, Listening, and Creating New Realities

When I was at drama school, I wanted to change the world, and thought I had some great wisdom to impart to people about humanity. Now that I’m older, I know enough to realise that I know nothing at all.

— Michael Sheen

There’s one thing you can start doing right now that will change how you communicate with any young human: Remember what it’s like to be one.

— Justin Young

Strictly speaking, my interest is not in legal rights for animals but in a change of heart towards animals.

— J. M. Coetzee

Worrying doesn’t change anything.Focus your energy on the outcomeyou do want and then do whatyou can to make it happen.

— Domonique Bertolucci, The Happiness Code: Ten Keys to Being the Best You Can Be

Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature’s delight.

— Marcus Aurelius

A change in hairstyle gives a new look.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

We live in a complicated society, Bromley—one that is changing and which does indeed need to change. But do you not think any change must begin within our own family gathering?

— P.J. Parker, America Túwaqachi: The Saga of an American Family

My stress resulted from not knowing God, not trusting him with my whole heart, seeking peace and purpose from the world instead of from him, and from being so afraid of change that I would rather suffer than obey.

— Tracie Miles, Stressed-Less Living: Finding God’s Peace in Your Chaotic World

You can’t change the past, but all of us have the power to change the future.

— Michael Hyatt, Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want

If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character…Would you slow down? Or speed up?

— Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters

21st Century Managers must change their thinking because they are now in the business of managing Mindsets & thinking, which impacts actions and behaviors.

— Tony Dovale

The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres.

— Alexander Pope

A little dust does not make an ocean dirty. By blaming you change the society by making a lot of dust. By taking systematic actions and by focusing on beauty- for sure we can change our society and clean up the dust.

— Debasish Mridha

A lot can change in the editing room.

— Diane Lane

Some things may never change but other things can be so completely different that they make the things that don’t change bearable.

— Donna VanLiere, The Christmas Town

You don’t need to change who you are to praise the God.

— Unarine Ramaru

A liberal knows that the only certainty in this life is change but believes that the change can be directed toward a constructive end.

— Henry A. Wallace

The author found participants in a study able to come up with more reasons to support their position but not anymore likely to change their minds based on contradictory evidence. In effect, they enlist their IQ on behalf of their instincts.

— Jonathan Haidt, The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion

To be a fantastic writer, live in your dreams and imaginations where you can dance like a peacock, swim like a shark, and fly like a butterfly. Live where reality has no power to change you.

— Debasish Mridha

I’m a woman. I have a right to change my mind.

— Sidney Sheldon, Master of the Game

The Internet is still in its infancy. When it reaches adulthood, the Internet will change how we live and work.

— Kambiz Mostofizadeh

Does your reality match your expectations? If not it’s time to change either your expectations or your reality.

— Steven Redhead, The Solution

Because otherwise you would have to let them in, let them change your life, and it’s scary and unpredictable and unsafe – at least, that’s what we all think.

— Alexandra Engellmann, Sky Ghosts: All for One

Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.

— Lewis B. Smedes

Tomorrow will be a better day, we shall be safe …only if we are safe today to reach tomorrow, things would change with a brighter light.

— Auliq-Ice

You are beyond worth and your potential to change is in your next thought.

— Toni Sorenson

Nothing in this life will ever make sense to me but I can’t help but try to collect the change and hope it’s enough to pay for our mistakes.

— Tahereh Mafi, Unravel Me

Although our inattention can contribute to our lack of total well-being, we also have the power to choose positive behaviors and responses. In that choice we change our every experience of life!

— Greg Anderson

Suddenly, she employed those very English weapons: devious good manners and a rapid change of subject.

— Patricia Duncker, Miss Webster and Chérif

I like parents, old-school, old-world parents. So real. Just think of all they’ve seen in their lives. They were born in another world and now they can watch it on Google maps. So much change for a single soul to see.

— Laleh Khadivi, A Good Country

Although to our automatic brain, change always means potential danger. In order to calm that brain, it means embracing change so to turn on the light in our mind and open the door to our true potential.

— Charles F. Glassman, Brain Drain The Breakthrough That Will Change Your Life

You are … who you are… you can’t change that.

— Deyth Banger

You taught me to think, and you put ideas in my head. People read to forget. Books don’t change the world, ji. You didn’t tell me that. You talked of the dignity of the human spirit to a hijra.

— Faiqa Mansab, THIS House of Clay and Water

I made a resolution in 2010 to stop drinking Diet Coke, and I haven’t had Diet Coke since then. I think it was the best life change I’ve ever made, because I drank quite a lot of it.

— Nick Jonas

This storm we are in concerns me greatly. Even in the midst of the storm I know the Son shines from behind the clouds and will eventually break through completely. There is hope. Let’s impact this change together.

— Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.

In times of change learners inherit the earth while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.

— Eric Hoffer

If you would stop worrying about things you don’t control and release what God has put into you, you will change everything around you.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Christians are supposed not merely to endure change nor even to profit by it but to cause it.

— Harry Emerson Fosdick

Kindness carries no price tag neither does it require making a purchase. A random act of kindness can change someone’s life…choose to be kind always.

— Kemi Sogunle

Art is not supposed to change the world, to change practical things, but to change perceptions. Art can change the way we see the world. Art can create an analogy.

— JR

Through change and challenge, if our personal foundations are built with quality virtues of character and integrity, we are more resilient, healthy, and ultimately more impressive.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Being: 8 Ways to Optimize Your Presence & Essence for Positive Impact

Step out of the crowd of average people. Enter that game and change the values on the scoreboard.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

Only the writers can change or fix the past by going back to edit old works

— Munia Khan

To change one’s life: 1. Start immediately. 2. Do it flamboyantly. 3. No exceptions.

— William James

Lashley also reported no apparent change in the general behavior of a rat when significant fractions—say 10 percent—of its brain were removed. But no one asked the rat of its opinion.

— Carl Sagan, Dragons of Eden: Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence

You can change only what people know, not what they do.

— Scott Adams, God’s Debris: A Thought Experiment

It is often said that it’s a man’s world! We must change this fact and create this: It’s a human’s world!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Making beautiful things for everyday use is a wonderful thing to do – making life flow more easily – but art confronts life, allowing it to stop and perhaps change direction – they are completely different.

— Antony Gormley

Cats don’t like change without their consent.

— Roger Caras

I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.

— Stephen Hawking

No one holds a permanent speed advantage in the market due to the limits of human intelligence and vision. Your advantage comes from your ability to feel the change faster and take decisive action faster.

— Guo Guangchang

One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past or in complaining against the changes which cause us discomfort for change is the essence of life.

— Anatole France

Nothing in your world is going to change unless you change. Because even if something changes you won’t recognize it. You will still perceive it with an unchanged and out-dated vision.

— Dr. Jacinta Mpalyenkana, Ph.D, MBA

Each day is a brand new opportunity to create a better version of yourself. Do not put so much pressure on your shoulders, make one ilttle change at a time.

— Isa Zapata

I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: “If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?” And whenever the answer has been “No” for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.

— Steve Jobs

Our ability to adapt is amazing. Our ability to change isn’t quite as spectacular.

— Lisa Lutz, The Spellmans Strike Again

If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. -Wayne Dyer

— Brian Mills, A Lighter Me: Bariatric Surgery

Life won’t change if your mind doesn’t change. A better life comes with a better mind.

— Avina Celeste

I sat with the broken; I whispered their names, I let them feel for the first time; serendipity, would change the vision they see for a day

— Nikki Rowe

In your spare time, google the ingredients in all the foods you are eating. If you care about yourself, you may change your menu

— Sahndra Fon Dufe

You’re alive, Bod. That means you have infinite potential. You can do anything, make anything, dream anything. If you change the world, the world will change.

— Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book

If you can’t change the world with chocolate chip cookies, how can you change the world?

— Pat Murphy

If you cannot solve your problem, change your position and look at your problem from a different angle with a different mind! Every problem has a hole where you can enter inside and destroy it!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Inspiration is not just a short-term momentum. It could take time and generations of change to truly build a culture of creativity.

— Pearl Zhu, 100 Creativity Ingredients: Everyone’s Playbook to Unlock Creativity

Sitting there, it is impossible to change your luck. But, you can always change the machine you are at!

— James Hauenstein

Heroes can save the world, but villains can change it.

— J.M. Frey

People will change their habits quickly IF they have a strong reason for doing so.

— Thomas L. Friedman, The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

Let today be the day that you become committed in being, in doing, in getting, achieving, in experiencing. Let today be the day that you are committed to being the change you wish to see and living the life you wish to live.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

It only took one text message to change my life. That’s when I discovered my loving husband had been unfaithful. His infidelities ended our marriage.

— Garcelle Beauvais

success is a conscious effort to make a change in your current situation and sticking to it , your current position is a result of how much change you made yesterday, your future depends on what you are willing to change today.

— KV Findthings

We cannot erase what has been done. We can apologize for it. We can express our outrage. We can say to the American people and to the people of the world, this is not our way and we do not condone it, but we cannot change it and we cannot erase it.

— Ben Nelson

The purpose of leadership is to change the world around you in the name of your values, so you can live those values more fully.

— Stan Slap

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.

— Helen Keller

The things that may change our world to make better; smiling, helping, respecting, loving & forgiving.

— Hussein Abdallah

Everyone must dream. We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming – well, that’s like saying you can never change your fate. Isn’t that true?

— Amy Tan, The Hundred Secret Senses

Get addicted to peace, talk about it all day and may be all night. Drink it, live it and love it. It will change the world.

— Debasish Mridha

You can’t help who you are, but you can change who you want to be.

— Benny Bellamacina, Piddly Poems for Children

An organization’s reason for being, like that of any organism, is to help the parts that are in relationship to each other, to be able to deal with change in the environment.

— Kevin Kelly

Climate change knows no borders. It will not stop before the Pacific islands and the whole of the international community here has to shoulder a responsibility to bring about a sustainable development.

— Angela Merkel

An attitude adjustment from the inside out is what it will take to get you to change direction. The truth is God is on your side, no matter how far you’ve wandered. He still loves you. He still needs you. Your sins don’t define you. He does.

— Toni Sorenson, Aligned By Christ

Large-scale change is grounded in small steps toward a big idea

— Stewart Friedman

Selling an electric sports car creates an opportunity to fundamentally change the way America drives.

— Elon Musk

No matter how ill we may be nor how low we may have fallen we should not change identity with any other person.

— Samuel Butler

To believe that there are difficult or unreachable things, doesn’t change the nature of those things, only our position towards them

— Daniel Marques

The Word that will change a man must first show the man who he really is.

— Christian Michael

The only way to change the world is to quit thinking it’s a job for Superman. Real power lies in your own hands.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.

— Lao Tzu

I don’t know what religious people do. I kind of wished I’d been a Christian with the blind faith that God is doing the right thing. As a Buddhist, you feel like you have more control over the situation, and that you can change your karma.

— Marcia Wallace

Change is unavoidable. You change either to stay ahead or to catch up.

— Mike Hawkins

I guess sometimes there are moments when people’s lives change and they don’t even know it. They can look back later, when everything’s different, and say yes, that was the start of it―that’s when it all began, and I didn’t even notice.

— Robert Swindells, Daz 4 Zoe

The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart.

— Mahatma Gandhi

You shouldn’t change your mind, your heart. Go get happy.

— Ariel Seraphino

More often, one decision can change the entire course of a life.

— Marcia Lynn McClure, The Pirate Ruse

Our environment, including the physical body, reflect our inner state – what we are inwardly, our eternal nature. When we renew our mind and transform ourselves, our environment responds to this change automatically.

— Thomas Vazhakunnathu, God Does Not Play Dice

we may experience an absolute positive change and do the undone if we shift our thoughts from descriptive thinking to prescriptive thinking

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

We begin to change the world when we stimulate long-term prosperity using technology. There is not a problem that’s large enough that innovation and entrepreneurship can’t solve.

— Naveen Jain

If you really want things to change, you can make them change no matter where you are.

— Hannah Harrington, Saving June

I like writing multiple stories at once. It’s fun to change my mindset and get transformed into a different story when I feel like it.

— B.A. Gabrielle

It only takes one person to change your life for the better: YOU. Develop yourself to be excellent for success, by working hard and smart. Make self-improvement for success your first objective.

— Mark F. LaMoure

If you want to change your life – Smile. If you want to change someone else life – Smile.If you want to be connected – Laugh.

— Thomas Flindt, Happy Lemons: How Laughter Breeds Success

Oh darling, your only too wild, to those whom are to tame, don’t let opinions change you.

— Nikki Rowe

If you feel that strongly about something, you have an obligation to try and change my mind.

— Aaron Sorkin

Treatment for dependency at substance abuse treatment centers must change if alcoholism and addiction are to be overcome in our society.

— Chris Prentiss, The Alcoholism and Addiction Cure

One is called to live nonviolently, even if the change one works for seems impossible.

— Daniel Berrigan

When we know that His plans are to prosper us and give us hope and future, we bow down at once to the blessing of pruning, knowing that the change that will take place in us, will take us places.

— Joshua Stannard, How Good Can It Get

You can’t change reality — only its perception.

— Lionel Suggs

As much as you might hate me, you can’t change the fact that I know you, Lily. And no matter how many times you say you’re fine and everything is good, you should remember that I know when you’re lying.

— Rachel Spanswick, Fading

England will still be England, an everlasting animal stretching into the future and the past, and, like all living things, having the power to change out of recognition and yet remain the same.

— George Orwell, England Your England

We have the power to change voluntarily, and there is something wonderful and awe-inspiring about that power.

— Lawren Leo, Dragonflame: Tap Into Your Reservoir of Power Using Talismans, Manifestation, and Visualization

Thoughts and feelings change sometimes, as one crosses the frontiers.

— Villiers de L’Isle-Adam, Tomorrow’s Eve

When you change yourself, you inspire others, and this inspiration changes the world.

— Stephen Richards, How to Get Everything You Can Imagine: Volume 1: How Mind Power Works

If you are not content today, there is nothing you can buy tomorrow to change that.

— Joshua Becker

If we focus our efforts on doing, we will always fall short of our real potential. We can do all the right things, but if we do not do them for the right reasons, they will never have the power to change our internal view of life.

— Rand Olson, Children of Promise: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Healthy Kids

Love is the most powerful catalyst. It can change a heart and the world.

— Debasish Mridha

News invented the modern world as much as the modern world invented news. Finding out what was going on elsewhere in the world change people’s minds about what was possible or tolerable.

— Lawrence Kleep

Our experi¬ences and our memories are within us, and the key is to be aware of the lens or the filter, to realise that we can also change the angle, especially when we are feeling agitated or stuck in life, that we can change the record.

— Gyalwa Dokhampa, The Restful Mind

It so happens that the world is undergoing a transformation to which no change that has yet occurred can be compared either in scope or in rapidity.

— Charles de Gaulle

Lord X was a tyrant, not a revolutionary. He wanted to take over the system, not change it.

— Lois McMaster Bujold, Cetaganda

Dear child, you’re not just anyone.One day, you’re gonna have to make a choice.You have to decide what kind of man you want to grow up to be.Whoever that man is, good or bad, is gonna change the world

— Pavel Visan Alexandru

People change only under two circumstances, one is called Inspiration and the other Desperation!!!! Unfortunately, both give results!

— Harrish Sairaman

I always wondered if they’d change you.

— Kiera Cass, The One

The reality is that moments of impact, which are your new reality, change without notice, and you have to be alert to theirunderlying patterns of change.

— Jennifer Touma, Moment of Impact: Harness the Explosive Power of Three to Maximize Your Mind, Life, and Business

you can’t change the past, Aunt Lou used to say.Oh, but I wanted to;that was the one thing I really wanted to do

— Margaret Atwood, Lady Oracle

A paradigm shift of viewing palliative care or hospice as a gift instead of seeing it as giving up has the potential to change the way we experience advanced age.

— Lisa J. Shultz, A Chance to Say Goodbye: Reflections on Losing a Parent

The only way we can change our world is to take responsibility for our part in it.

— Rachael Bermingham

The time has come, that man should change his ideas to respect the woman and woman should her to trust the man. Now social interactions need a better way to grow up.

— M.H. Rakib, The Cavalier

Something did happen to me somewhere that robbed me of confidence and courage and left me with a fear of discovery and change and a positive dread of everything unknown that may occur.

— Joseph Heller, Something Happened

I cannot change the people around me, but I can change what kind of people are around me.

— kambiz shabankareh

Until you know how to change yourself for the better, you cannot change others.

— Debasish Mridha

If I am in that position, you will see change because I have experience change as a Christian.

— Dr. Christ Asabor

If you want to change someone, start and end with yourself. You’re all you’ve got control over.yes, other people can change.no, you can’t change other people.

— Scott Stabile

You know, for 300 years it’s been kind of the same. There are restaurants in New Orleans that the menu hasn’t changed in 125 years, so how is one going to change or evolve the food?

— Emeril Lagasse

It is not our politicians who will lead the change. The only person who can change our politics is the engaged citizen.

— Graham Steele

A good marriage is good because one or both of them have learned to overlook the other’s faults, to love the other as they are and to not attempt to change them or bring them to repentance.

— Debi Pearl

You are a change maker and nothing should clean this notice off the boards of your heart!

— Israelmore Ayivor, You Can Rise

When we hesitate to change on time, we predispose ourselves to miss the boat that would take us to our envious future…

— Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

A fantasy is a journey. It is a journey into the subconscious mind, just as psychoanalysis is. Like psychoanalysis, it can be dangerous; and it will change you.

— Ursula K. Le Guin, From Elfland to Poughkeepsie

In a world of knowledge and expertise, fame and fortune, status and ranks….nothing has the power to affect change as much as love and compassion.

— Ka Chinery, Perceptions from the Photon Frequency: The Ascended Version

Find a way to change your attitude for the better and your life will change for the better with little effort from you.

— Dan Pearce, Single Dad Laughing

The true Love Dare. To move into His presence and listen to His love unending and know the grace uncontainable. This is the vault of the miracles. The only thing that can change us, the world, is this- all His love.

— Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

IMPROVIDENCEThe other lives I might have ledAll now might as well beDead. Survived by no one.Barren, without issue of any sort:This withered bud, failedIn art and love. With no time leftTo change my course. But time enoughfor infinite remorse.

— John Tottenham, The Inertia Variations

More than commitment, dedication, character, discipline, patience, determination, perseverance and prayer, you need faith because you must first belief before you can witness a pragmatic change in your life.

— Sesan Kareem

I don’t want success to affect me to that extent that I change or failure to that extent that I get sad, bitter and negative.

— Arjun Kapoor

The question is not whether or not change and challenge are going to happen. They are. The question is, when they do happen, how are we going to choose to look at them, contextualize them, and navigate them?

— Jeffrey R. Anderson, The Nature of Things – Navigating Everyday Life with Grace

If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.

— Unknown

Some people think falling love with every 2nd person is true feeling and Emotions. but it’s actually a dirty mind which force people to change partners for flirting game.

— Mohammed Zaki Ansari, “Zaki’s Gift Of Love”

It’s funny how God will change your plans for you when he’s ready.

— Brett Young

What we are is what we receive. It is not about waiting for something outside ourselves to change – we must actively be the change if we wish to see the result.

— Alaric Hutchinson, Living Peace

Why be boring? Have some fun. Rock shows should be like movies: I don’t go to a movie hoping it’ll change my life.

— Alice Cooper

Given that you desire to change things in your life much bigger than particles, how long do you maintain your observation and how much mental power do you invest in observing those things?

— Ilchi Lee, Change: Realizing Your Greatest Potential

I definitely don’t look my age. So I actively look for roles that will help people change their perception of me.

— Elijah Wood

The time has come for every Christian to change his position, to change the dimensions of his vision

— Sunday Adelaja

Reading a book is like going on a great journey. You don’t know what’ll happen, but something is bound to change. And for me, that change has always been good.

— Shannon Hale, The Forgotten Sisters

We can change people only by becoming their friends, not by becoming their enemies! Make friends with people so that you may be able to change them!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Perception is the lens through which we interpret experiences, and when we change the lens we change how we experience.

— Aisha Mirza

I know your final destination, I suggest to change it. (Is it Okay??? (FINAL DESTINATION FILM) )

— Deyth Banger

All great programmers learn the same way. They poke the box. They code something and see what the computer does. They change it and see what the computer does. They repeat the process again and again until they figure out how the box works.

— Seth Godin, Poke the Box

We teach people that they upset themselves. We can’t change the past, so we change how people are thinking, feeling and behaving today.

— Albert Ellis

Change is the most beneficial power available to you, simply change the things you don’t like, replacing them with your true desires.

— Steven Redhead, Keys to Creating Your Reality

A word of encouragement from a teacher to a child can change a life. A word of encouragement from a spouse can save a marriage. A word of encouragement from a leader can inspire a person to reach her potential.

— John C. Maxwell

Most people want to be circled by safety, not by the unexpected. The unexpected can take you out. But the unexpected can also take you over and change your life. Put a heart in your body where a stone used to be.

— Ron Hall

I think a friend is someone who helps you change for the better. And whether you see them once a day or once a year, if it’s a true friend, it doesn’t matter.

— Kristin Levine, The Lions of Little Rock

I would be willing to do almost anything to make Art happy. I care about our friendship. The only thing I won’t do is change the essence of my work.

— Paul Simon

We all get scared and want to turn away, but it isn’t always strength that makes you stay. Strength is also making the decision to change your destiny.

— Zoraida Córdova, Labyrinth Lost

A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.

— Edmund Burke

…required for good fiction: character, conflict, change through time. And if you’re really blessed, you get resolution. But life doesn’t usually work out that way.

— Ted Conover

I think the NRA, they got it half-right when they say, ‘Guns don’t kill people, people kill people.’ I change it to, ‘Guns don’t kill people, Americans kill people.’

— Michael Moore

Life has no remote….get up and change it yourself!

— Mark A. Cooper, Operation Einstein

Thoughts guide you everyday. They become your choices. If you’re not happy with your life, change your thoughts. Think more positive.

— Amaka Imani Nkosazana, Sweet Destiny

Which is more musical, a truck passing by a factory or a truck passing by a music school?Are the people inside the school musical and the ones outside unmusical?What if the ones inside can’t hear very well, would that change my question?

— John Cage, Silence: Lectures and Writings

There is something in the pang of change More than the heart can bear, Unhappiness remembering happiness.

— Euripides

A core part of Teach For America’s mission has always been affecting positive change in the traditional public school system.

— Wendy Kopp

In the theatre you can change things ever so slightly; it’s an organic thing. Whereas in film you only have that chance on the day, and you have no control over it at all.

— Judi Dench

We can change the product of life we have by exactly doing the hardship and remain stable to make it possible.

— Jammi Avila

Wealth brings with it refinement, the spirit of conservation, while poverty inspires adventurous ideas, the desire to change things, and has little care for life.

— Jose Rizal

It doesn’t matter what you do…so long as you change something from the way it was before you touched it into something that’s like you after you take your hands away.

— Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

The Bible is God’s book of promises, and, unlike the books of men, it does not change or get out of date.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

I would not change places with the wealthiest and most influential person in the world. I would rather be a child of the King, a joint-heir with Christ, a member of the Royal Family of heaven!

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

To some extent, Seattle remains a frontier metropolis, a place where people can experiment with their lives, and change and grow and make things happen.

— Tom Robbins

MOTHER TIME: The past is always with us, dear, for better or worse. It is what it is and you can’t change it. All you can do is learn how to live with it in the present.

— Hillary DePiano, New Year’s Thieve

The study of doctrine and the teaching of doctrine will change behavior more than the study of behavior will change behavior.

— Boyd K. Packer

Life is limited by death to make us hurry, though we can’t change the past, atleast we change for good and to never repeat the same mistakes again.

— Jinnul Jr.

it maybe brilliancy to change partner time to time as per required of sex and money.as par demand of sex mind and flirting Game But it is degeneracy Of Morality and dignity

— Mohammed Zaki Ansari, “Zaki’s Gift Of Love”

Reading a book is an intimate experience that can change people’s lives in profound ways. It also changes the life of its author.

— Mayra Mejia

In asserting that people don’t change, what she means is that they don’t change for the better. Whereas changing for the worse, that goes without saying.

— A.S.A. Harrison, The Silent Wife

If all the evidence in the universe turned in favour of creationism, I would be the first to admit it, and I would immediately change my mind. As things stand, however, all available evidence (and there is a vast amount of it) favours evolution.

— Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion

Before you can change your life for the better, change your thoughts for the better.

— Debasish Mridha

You can’t change the past, you know? You can’t change who you were, but you can change who you’re going to be.

— Rose Christo, The Dogs of Balboa

Pray for wisdom to deal with whatever is worrying you. Pray that God will act to change the circumstances according to His will. He doesn’t always do what we want Him to—but He knows what’s best for us, and He can be trusted.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

If you change your way of thinking and being, you will change your way of seeing.

— Tanya Masse

You cannot pray for someone and hate them at the same time. Even if you are asking God to restrain their evil actions, you should also be praying that He will change their hearts. Only eternity will reveal the impact of our prayers for others.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

We are mathematical equations where your life is the sum of all choices you’ve made until now. The good news is you can change the equation so that you start making a difference in your life.

— Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

I don’t believe in the after life, although I am bringing a change of underwear.

— Woody Allen

Digital professionals with growth mind can step out of their own comfort zone more easily, walking the talk and leading change more confidently.

— Pearl Zhu, Thinkingaire: 100 Game Changing Digital Mindsets to Compete for the Future

There are plenty of problems in the world, and doubtless climate change – or whatever the currently voguish phrase for it all is – certainly is one of them. But it’s low on my list.

— P. J. O’Rourke

Know your biggest WHY? Why do you joined network marketing business. Why do you want to change your life? It is your WHY that pushes you and edges you towards the crown of glory in the industry. Discover your why and get things done quickly

— Olawale Daniel

The victim mindset dilutes the human potential. By not accepting personal responsibility for our circumstances, we greatly reduce our power to change them.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Things fucking change, dude! Life changes. Priorities change. Pre-fucking-conceived notions change. You have to adjust and change with them or your ass gets left behind.

— K.Bromberg

Social change doesn’t happen overnight: It takes decades for momentum to build and for the once-radical edge to become mainstream.

— Dr. Jean M. Twenge

When someone doesn’t want to change then there is nothing you can do to change them. And, when someone wants to change there is nothing you can do to stop them.

— Marnie Kay, Belief Is the New Black: Unlock Your True Potential by Discovering the Power of Belief

There are some people that you cannot change you must either swallow them whole or leave them alone.

— Margot Asquith

We cannot change the past. We can only take action in the present and, therefore, change the future.

— Ken Poirot

Only you can change yourself, no one else can.

— Thabang Gideon Magaola

Philosophers have hitherto interpreted the world in various ways; the point, however, is to change it

— Karl Marx, Eleven Theses on Feuerbach

Leadership can change its mind leadership can open its eye. Leadership can even be replaced.

— Ehud Barak

When we struggle to change ourselves we, in fact, only continue the patterns of self-judgement and aggression. We keep the war against ourselves alive.

— Jack Kornfield, A Path with Heart: A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life

In retrospect, the pace of change in the arts and industry in the nineteenth century seems pretty glacial. Painting, music, the novel, architecture were all evolving, but at a pretty observable pace.

— Amor Towles

Trust me. If you do not decide where you are heading, and refuse to take the appropriate action, you will end up being shaped into what others would have you become. Then any change will not be made for your benefit but for theirs.

— Chris Murray, The Extremely Successful Salesman’s Club

I know that people who don’t believe in God might scoff at the idea that the creator of the universe has the time or inclination to try incessantly (and with not much long-term success) to change my heart. I get it. I just have no other explanation.

— Nadia Bolz-Weber, Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint

Once you’ve chosen a man, don’t try to change him, I wrote, with more confidence. It can’t be done. More important — don’t let him try to change you. He can’t do it either, but men always try.

— Diana Gabaldon

For true liberation, you do not need to fight. You simply have to change your thoughts and drift away from conformity, comfort, security, and certainty of life and embrace and enjoy the possibilities and magnificence of the uncertainty of life.

— Debasish Mridha

Clever nations are the ones who keep changing their governments! Because power must change hands otherwise it will get spoiled and rot!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes to change a situation you are in requires you to take a giant leap. But, you won’t be able to fly unless you are willing to transform.

— Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Social mores change all the time. In the mid-1970s, it would’ve been astonishing, say, to see two men holding hands in the streets. And the attitude to having a fling with a girl, or whatever, was quite different then.

— Robert Harris

Unfortunately, some of our poor choices are irreversible, but many are not. Often, we can change course and get back on the right track.

— James E. Faust

I’ve spent a lifetime in challenge. There’s no way in which you can create any meaningful change unless you do that.

— Bella Abzug

If we’re going to change leadership, we need to do it in a very systematic and organized way.

— John Fleming

What seems real one moment is fiction the nextand gone out of existence the moment after that.Nostalgia is the greatest enemy of truth, and change our only constancy.

— David Budbill, Judevine: The Complete Poems, 1970-1990

Ethics change with technology.

— Larry Niven, N-Space

It shouldn’t take a life-changing event for you to change your life.

— Shaun Hick

Went to get coffee today-opened my change purse. Sea shells fell out. Barista goes “Sorry, we only take cash or credit.” So there’s that.

— Taylor Swift

Don’t fear change – embrace it.

— Anthony J. D’Angelo

I am a huge fan of NAPS, and by using them correctly we are able to access our subconscious minds and change our negative or neutral beliefs into positive ones.

— Stephen Richards, NAPS: Discover The Power Of Night Audio Programs

If your business still needs to change, isn’t it likely that your thinking needs to change first?

— A.J. Sheppard, The Incredible Transformation of Gregory Todd

Embraced in Isaac’s wings, I decided that change wasn’t such a bad thing. It actually gave flight to a whole new world I couldn’t wait to explore.

— Cherie Colyer, Embrace

There may have been a time when pride was the very center of your life. You had ambitious thoughts of yourself, your powers, desires, and aims; but now that will begin to change . . . you have been born again.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Some people change their ways when they see the light others when they feel the heat.

— Caroline Schoeder

Cultural change works orders of magnitude faster then genetic change. Stephen Jay Gould

— Jonathan Haidt, The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion

It might be harder than you imagined it to be — it might take longer — but you can change things, Marik. Your life is significant. As low as you are . . . there is only room to rise. But you have to let go.

— Rick Remender (Author)

Have you realized that today is the tomorrow you talked about yesterday? It is your responsibility to change your life for the better.

— Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper

Nobody knows you as well as our spouse. And that means no one will be quicker to recognize a change when you deliberately start sacrificing your wants and wishes to make sure his or her needs are met.

— Stephen Kendrick, The Love Dare

I wouldn’t ask too much of her, ‘ I ventured. ‘You can’t change the past.”Can’t change the past?’ he cried incredulously. ‘Why of course you can!

— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

All relationships change the brain – but most important are the intimate bonds that foster or fail us, altering the delicate circuits that shape memories, emotions and that ultimate souvenir, the self.

— Diane Ackerman

Some can be rich and not be happy because money does not buy happiness and happiness wont change the past.

— Matthew A Rodriguez

It is your life, so who should change it?

— Debasish Mridha

Writers seldom choose as friends those self-centered characters who are never in trouble, never make mistakes, and always count their change as it is handed to them.

— Catherine Drinker Bowen

It is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.

— Giordano Bruno

If we make it national policy that we will support small farmers the way we support agribusiness, we’ll suddenly see it change in terms of the cost of organic food.

— Ruth Reichl

Wanting a more positive environment isn’t enough. You need to do something, and it doesn’t require a great deal of effort or some huge change in the way you approach things at work.

— Tom Rath

Reforms will come as all great reforms have always come in ridding us of evils against both man and animal–not as we change our moral principles but as we discern and accept the implications of principles already held.

— Matthew Scully, Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy

Be fanatically positive and militantly optimistic. If something is not to your liking, change your liking.

— Rick Steves

I rolled my eyes. “Just go get your tattoo before I change me mind, you dirty fuck.”Alec waggled his eyebrows. “I’d give you a dirty fuck, kitten.

— L.A. Casey, Alec

SCORPIUS: The world changes and we change with it. I am better off in this world. But the world is not better. And I don’t want that.

— Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two

All of fiction is truthful. What you create is your own truth and no one can take that away or change it.

— Walter Dean Myers

I wanted change and excitement and to shoot off in all directions myself, like the colored arrows from a Fourth of July rocket.

— Sylvia Plath

I can’t change what’s happened to me in my life, or make what’s not occurred take place. But I can’t say I like it, or accept it, or believe it’s for the best. I don’t and never shall, not even if I’m damned for it.

— Margaret Laurence, The Stone Angel

Everyone has a story. It is what defines us. Our stories continue to change as we evolve in-and-out of our own skin, changing and manipulating the world around us.

— Brandon Garic Notch

If everybody followed the rules, nothing would ever change. Without change there would be no progress

— Ziad K. Abdelnour, Economic Warfare: Secrets of Wealth Creation in the Age of Welfare Politics

I love the start of autumn when the trees in my garden change the colour of their leaves in one last dazzling display.

— Michael Caine, The Elephant to Hollywood

Isn’t it strange that it took so long to realize that all you needed to change was your attitude.

— R.A.Delmonico

A mere redrawing of borders, a change in governments, those things can never faze a Jewess with a good supply of hand wipes in her bag.

— Michael Chabon, The Yiddish Policemen’s Union

If we knew everything would change we would have turned back but we didn’t know. Thats how things happen. Especially sunny days hide dark moments in their pockets.

— Karen Foxlee, The Anatomy of Wings

Your bread assumes the shape of the pan you use to bake your flour. Therefore stand still and know that you can’t use a rounded pan and ever get squared bread. Change the pan and change the shape of the bread!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

— Carl Jung

Vain trifles as they seem, clothes have, they say, more important offices than to merely keep us warm. They change our view of the world and the world’s view of us.

— Virginia Woolf, Orlando

Change comes with sacrifice… When you want to make a change you must be prepared to make a sacrifice of escaping the comfort zone!

— Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Once you change the way you see the world, you can never go back to not seeing it that way.

— Leila Summers

I fall hard and I fall fast, and I wouldn’t change it for anything.

— Eve Newton, Secrets

Extraordinary change can happen in your life, but it will take extraordinary people, extraordinary courage and extraordinary faith to believe that this won’t be a repeat of your past.

— Shannon L. Alder

There are many things we do not want about the world. Let us not just mourn them. Let us change them.

— Ferdinand Marcos

Times and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future.

— Walt Disney

People are fond of saying this or that “changed my life.” What they mean is something influenced their life. Only Jesus Christ–or WITSEC–can really change a life.

— Ron Brackin

You can hide memories, but you can’t erase the history that produced them.Sara looked directly into his eyesI nothing else, you need to remember that. you can’t erase history, or change it. it would be like destroying yourself.

— Haruki Murakami

We emphasize that we believe in change because we were born of it, we have lived by it, we prospered and grew great by it. So the status quo has never been our god, and we ask no one else to bow down before it.

— Carl T. Rowan

We need more inclusion, partnerships over partisanships in politics to solve man-made problems to be better off and in order to change the world

— George Stamatis

Poverty should first be addressed in the mind because even if you give millions to a poor person, until there’s a change of mindset, they will still remain the same.

— Gift Gugu Mona

The entire world is in turmoil. We are living in a time of enormous conflict and cultural transformation. We have been stunned by shockwaves of change in nation after nation, all around the globe.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Usually time alters and affects everything, but when someone you love dies time cannot change that, no amount of time will ever change that, so time stops having any meaning.

— Rosamund Lupton, Sister

How can anyone trust scientists? If new evidence comes along, they change their minds.

— Terry Pratchett, Judgement Day

The central conservative truth is that it is culture, not politics, that determines the success of a society. The central liberal truth is that politics can change a culture and save it from itself.

— Daniel Patrick Moynihan

My moms always told me, ‘How long you gonna play the victim?’ I can say I’m mad and I hate everything, but nothing really changes until I change myself.

— Kendrick Lamar

It was about the way a moment, a single moment, could change things and make you decide to try to be someone different.

— Deb Caletti, Honey, Baby, Sweetheart

By faith I accepted Him for what He claimed to be, the Son of the Living God. That simple decision changed my life—and I have seen it change the lives of countless others across the world.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Clothing doesn’t really change a man. But it changes how others react to him.

— Brandon Sanderson

Change your thoughts to change your reality.

— Debasish Mridha

We hope President Obama will now respect the will of the people, change course, and commit to making the changes they are demanding. To the extent he is willing to do this, we are ready to work with him.

— John Boehner

The discovery and investigation of life on other planets is likely to change many of our ideas about how life arose on the Earth and even what is life and its natural development.

— George Smoot

What we can change is our perceptions, which have the effect of changing everything.

— Donna Quesada, Buddha in the Classroom: Zen Wisdom to Inspire Teachers

When we have to change an opinion about any one, we charge heavily to his account the inconvenience he thereby causes us.

— Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil

That’s the thing I’m learning about being thrown out on yer own. Nobody does nothing for you. If you don’t change it, it don’t get changed.

— Patrick Ness, The Knife of Never Letting Go

Those who are rooted in the depths that are eternal and unchangeable and who rely on unshakeable principles, face change full of courage, courage based on faith.

— Emily Greene Balch

I can’t change you and you can’t change me, but together we can work to change the world.

— Germany Kent

A change in those moments, some switch turned off forever, the end of trust or safety or love, and how do we ever find the switch again?

— David Vann, Aquarium

When you change your thinking, you change the world.

— Debasish Mridha

Life is in Fate’s hands now. You made your choice to stay… it’s too late to change that, so stop agonizing over it…. You’re making my scales itch.Saphira, from “Eragon

— Christopher Paolini, Eragon

Somehow he’d become the one constant in this whole uneven chapter in her life, & the idea that could change was unsettling.

— Jennifer E. Smith, You Are Here

Maybe that is the greatest of wonders: that we can be shaped so much by those we’ve known closely, and equally by those we’ve never known at all – and that we too can change the world long after we’ve left it.

— Jacob M. Appel, Phoning Home

Dialogue with the self is the source of all insight and insight is the only thing that can change your life.

— Oli Anderson, Dialogue / Ego – Real Communication

By changing how you perceive things and how you act upon those perceptions, you will change your life.

— Chris Prentiss, Be Who You Want, Have What You Want: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life

Remember, if you don’t do anything – if you don’t change the way your mind works and direct your subconscious mind to create the life you want – then everything stays the same, nothing changes.

— Steve Backley, The Champion in all of Us: 12 Rules for Success

Cherish your existence, for memories become legacies and life can change in an instant.

— Ross Caligiuri

Changing how we see images is clearly one way to change the world.

— bell hooks, Reel to Real: Race, Sex, and Class at the Movies

Your life is nothing buy a reflection of your thoughts. Your life will only change when you change your thoughts.

— Debasish Mridha

Habits change into character.

— Ovid

Sometimes smallest decisions are bliss that can change our life forever

— Kishore Bansal

I just feel like I’m such a normal person in an industry that is so chaotic and crazy. I am what I am, and I can’t change it. And I don’t want to change it.

— Vicky McClure

Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons. Neither the offender nor the offended are any more themselves.

— Blaise Pascal

One truism lay underneath every choice and word: change what people think and you change the world.

— Michael R. Fletcher

The partisan wants to change the law, the criminal break it; the anarch wants neither. He is not for or against the law. While not acknowledging the law, he does try to recognize it like the laws of nature, and he adjusts accordingly.

— Ernst Jünger, Eumeswil

The best and only way to minister supernaturally is by being yoked to Jesus, just making yourself into His servant, walking in His ways and imitating Him. Allow Him to change you!

— Sunday Adelaja

The Marines was a fresh start – that is why they shave your head. I wish they would let you change your name.

— Drew Carey

Quran‬, ‪Bible‬, ‪BhagwadGita‬ are your (as an follower) way of life and not everyone’s way of life, so don’t force people to change. These Holy books teach you to change yourself (for good) and not others.

— honeya

Then we change our possy and lie down again to play cards. We know how to do that: to play cards, to swear, and to fight. Not much for twenty years;–and yet too much for twenty years.

— Erich Maria Remarque, All Quiet on the Western Front

In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.

— Barack Obama

When I read the script, I liked the script very much and I thought it was a marvelous part for her, because I think it is a change of pace. I mean, we know how wonderful she is in romantic comedy.

— Albert Finney

People are rejecting the power of the elite, but individuals such as Snowden are doing so in a positive way, trying to change things for the better. He is a very intelligent man and obviously interested in electronic music.

— Jean-Michel Jarre

For good and evil man is a free creative spirit. This produces the very queer world we live in a world in continuous creation and therefore continuous change and insecurity.

— Joyce Cary

When I became too much myself, I had to change my life.

— Abby Norman

You’re mine, Angel. Every last piece of you. I won’t let anything change that.

— Becca Fitzpatrick, Finale

There is danger in reckless change but greater danger in blind conservatism.

— Henry George

I keep my weight low, although you need to be able to move your weight around the race car to change the balance. I’m 6ft and I’m 70kg so I haven’t much fat on me.

— Jenson Button

There are things I can’t force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest change needed is a change of my viewpoint.

— Denis Diderot

A person can’t change all at once.

— Stephen King, The Stand

I can’t change yesterday, but I can sure mess up today.

— Charlton Heston, In the Arena: An Autobiography

Gratitude doesn’t change the scenery.  It merely washes clean the glass you look through so you can clearly see the colors.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway

Whenever you get to change somebody’s life or watch it and see it happen, it’s amazing.

— Guy Fieri

Don’t manage – lead change before you have to.

— Jack Welch

You can’t change the past, only your perception of it; but you can control the future.

— Steven Redhead

Every small positive change we make in ourselves repays us in confidence in the future.

— Alice Walker

Realism is the light that shines between change and challenge.

— Balroop Singh

The world is changeable, and its ability to change is so fragile that a single person can be responsible for it.

— A.J. Darkholme, Rise of the Morningstar

Change your language, change your mindset, change your actions, change your life

— Danny Stone

In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We’ve got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms.

— Chuck Norris

With every moment and every heartbeat, we change even though we still fear change.

— Debasish Mridha

In the business world today, failure is apparently not an option. We need to change this attitude toward failure – and celebrate the idea that only by falling on our collective business faces do we learn enough to succeed down the road.

— Naveen Jain

After the storm there will always be calm – once the winds of change have subsided

— Gavin Mills

If you feel something should be changed, start the change with your thoughts and mind-set. Cause you may not change the surroundings but your thoughts will…-Giridhar Alwar

— Giridhar Alwar

The biggest battle in life is to change the negative stories we tell ourselves

— Melanie Greenberg

Consumers are what’s going to change the world, not necessarily industries or governments

— Horace Luke

The reality of life does not change who you are, it only changes your perspective.

— Morgan Chabane

I doubt that anyone has a Damascus moment after experiencing discrimination. Most people seem to have shining moments of change after experiencing grace.

— Anna White, Mended: Thoughts on Life, Love, and Leaps of Faith

It is through victims such as myself who still have a voice that the world will change to be a better place.

— Catherine Jane Fisher, I am Catherine Jane: The True Story of One Woman’s Quest for Justice

Every few words you speak, every little help you offer and every small advice you give mass up tiny miracles that can change someone’s life forever!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Everything changes but change itself.

— John F. Kennedy

Life has got a habit of not standing hitched. You got to ride it like you find it. You got to change with it. If a day goes by that don’t change some of your old notions for new ones, that is just about like trying to milk a dead cow.

— Woody Guthrie

We must remember that the people for whom this change represents a first taste of freedom and a new and brighter future did not allow their resolution to falter, no matter how great the suffering by which they bought this independence.

— Hjalmar Branting

You can’t look back. Nothing you can do to change it. Only forward.

— Jen Calonita, There’s No Place Like Home

No animal could change the character of the land as the presence of the wolf had that day.

— Barry Babcock, TEACHERS IN THE FOREST: Essays from the last wilderness in Mississippi Headwaters Country

I had the luxury of skipping the cabinet meeting to attend my daughter’s graduation. So many people don’t have the luxury of taking an hour away from the workplace to attend indispensable family commitments. We have to change that dynamic.

— Thomas Perez

We live in a changing world, but we need to be reminded that the important things have not changed, and the important things will not change if we keep our priorities in proper order.

— S. Truett Cathy

Fear would have told the Wright brothers not to fly. Fear would have told Rosa Parks to change seats. Fear would have told Steve Jobs that people hate touchscreens.

— Jon Acuff, Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters

The change was made in me; the thing was done. Well or ill done, excusably or inexcusably, it was done.

— Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

You can’t go home again” ─ isn’t necessarily that places change but people do.

— Lauren Oliver, Before I Fall

Mere hope isn’t enough to change destiny. One must act.

— Ogwo David Emenike

I realized how truly hard it was, really, to see someone you love change right before your eyes. Not only is it scary, it throws your balance off as well.

— Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever

Like it or not, the world evolves, priorities change and so do you.

— Marilu Henner

I’m not going to change the world overnight. It’s one person at a time, and hopefully they’re people in positions of power who can help people get in those roles and really, truly embrace colorblind casting.

— Gabrielle Union

If you want things to change, then you have to change them.

— Tracie Puckett, Breaking Rules

It’s interesting how pain can change a person, eh? How it makes a man abandon his pride and forsake himself.

— Kichiku Neko

With its billions of interconnected neurons, whose interactions change from millisecond to millisecond, the human brain is an archetypal complex system.

— Miguel Nicolelis

If the shoe doesn’t fit, must we change the foot?

— Gloria Steinem

What you think of me does not change who I am.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

An open mind and helpful hands can do much to change a dog’s future.

— Mary Debono

So much can change from one day to the next, but the one thing that always remains the same is God. Stay focused on Him. In God We Trust.

— Germany Kent

I wanted to be a politician and a movie star. But I was born a writer. If you’re born that, you can’t change it. You’re going to do it whether you want to or not.

— Gore Vidal

When you’re stuck in a spiral to change all aspects of the spin you need only to change one thing.

— Christina Baldwin

In any honest analysis, change is the basis of fear, the idea of something new, of some paradigm that is unfamiliar, that is beyond our experiences so completely that we cannot even truly predict where is will lead us.

— R.A. Salvatore, The Orc King

Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change.

— Muhammad Ali

Lifestyle change and changes in diet work faster, better and more cheaply than any medication and are as effective or more effective than gastric bypass without any side effects or long-term complications.

— Mark Hyman

God is the burden crusher and the freedom fighter. He has the power to change lives.

— Tina Samples, Messed Up Men of the Bible

I’m seventeen today and dressed for a party. But I can’t move. I can’t think, much less move. I can’t breathe, much less think. This is the moment when my life will change forever.

— Hilary Thompson, Justice Buried

If your attitude is one of gratefully searching for God’s truth & goodness in any situation, it will change your life.

— Stormie Omartian, Lead Me, Holy Spirit: Longing to Hear the Voice of God

If we feel good, we can keep going in the direction of the reality we’re creating. If we don’t feel good, we may reflect upon our beliefs and change them according to the reality we do wish to create.

— Alaric Hutchinson, Living Peace

You have to change your thinking if you desire to have a future different from your present.

— Germany Kent

If you are still searching for that one person who will change your life, take a look in the mirror.

— Anonymous

We cannot grow when we are in shame, and we can’t use shame to change ourselves or others.

— Brené Brown, I Thought It Was Just Me: Women Reclaiming Power and Courage in a Culture of Shame

I believe people change and life tends them to.

— imahmedyounis

One game, one pitch can change everything for a hitter. The way I like to approach it is that every at-bat is its own unique opportunity to go out there and do something really good.

— Anthony Rizzo

One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.

— Niccolo Machiavelli

A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.

— Horace

You are educated. Yourcertification is in yourdegree. You may think ofit as the ticket to the goodlife. Let me ask you to think of analternative. Think of it as yourticket to change the world.

— Tom Brokaw

Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general human purpose finds in him a satisfactory embodiment.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

I came on to the film with a very happy-go-lucky attitude which I think my character, Charlie, did when she went into the house. I expected it to be good, and then slowly things started to change for us all.

— Jennifer Sky

If we can recognize that change and uncertainty are basic principles we can greet the future and the transformation we are undergoing with the understanding that we do not know enough to be pessimistic.

— Hazel Henderson

To catch the dream you are chasing, change is required.

— Chris Burkmenn

Devon Hamilton-Zemaitis was a beautiful woman. Being dead didn’t change that.

— Rachel Gibson, Not Another Bad Date

Prospective research looks forward in time to see how a group of individual change over time while retrospective research looks backward in time and attempts to reconstruct the conditions that led to the current situation.

— Shelley E. Taylor

…give yourself permission to change your world and others around you, in a positive way, with love and respect.

— Tasha Hoggatt

Trying to take away someone’s language is usually the first step in trying to change them.

— C. N. Lester

It’s very difficult for people who don’t play video games to understand their power simply by watching, and it’s very difficult for people who aren’t close to technology to understand how rapidly it can change whatever it touches.

— Bing Gordon

If you don’t like the Fruits you are growing, then change the Seeds you are sowing.


I don’t have perfect teeth. I’m not stick thin. I want to be the person who feels great in her body and can say that she loves it and doesn’t want to change anything.

— Emma Watson

I am in the world to change the world

— Käthe Kollwitz

People want change but not too much change. Finding that balance is tricky for every politician.

— Eleanor Clift

All is change all yields its place and goes.

— Euripides

When fate connects an invisible thread between a man and a woman who are bound to be together, no matter how hard they try to fight against their own destiny, they can’t change what’s meant to be.

— Nino Varsimashvili

Nurse Duckett found Yossarian wonderful and was already trying to change him.

— Joseph Heller

No matter which path you are on, always do this: Question your path! If you are on the wrong path, change it; no matter on which mile of the road, change it! Till you find the right path, change all the paths!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

When my dad was badly weakened by the flu and my mom wanted to call an ambulance to take him to the emergency room, he wouldn’t go unless he could shave first and change into a nice shirt and a pair of slacks.

— Rich Lowry

You wanted to believe that getting older, growing up, would change everything, transform you into the amazing person you were meant to be. But what if it didn’t? What if you had to stay you forever?

— Jean Thompson, The Humanity Project

Every person has the power to change their fate if they are brave enough to fight for what they desire more than anything.

— Stephanie Garber, Caraval

You start out wanting to change the world through language, and end up thinking it’s enough to tell a few good jokes.

— David Nicholls, One Day

Love is the greatest force to change human heart.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Women who don’t like the rules change the rules.

— Toni Sorenson, The Great Brain Cleanse

History, too, has a penchant for giving birth to itself over and over again, and those whom it appoints agents of change and progress do not always accept their destinies willingly.

— Aberjhani, Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

Adversity is a mirage. People, situations, and relationships sometimes change for the worst but inevitably clear a path for far better replacements. The continued journey will always find bliss.

— Carl Henegan

People LOVE change (when it’s about changing others). People HATE change (when it’s about changing themselves).

— Richie Norton

Most epiphanies happen after great loss or tragedy. The soul is equipped to deal with dynamic events because of its elastic quality. Energy is mutable, it can change its presence, but not its tone.

— S.L. Northey, Good Grieving: Narrative Perspectives of Loss and Bereavement

Steve Jobs didn’t really set the direction of my Apple I and Apple II designs but he did the more important part of turning them into a product that would change the world. I don’t deny that.

— Steve Wozniak

You can change your life to become YOUR life

— Eddie de Jong, Time Management for a productive life

And here you see me working out, as cheerfully and thankfully as I may, my doom of sharing in the glass a constant change of customers, and of lying down and rising up with the skeleton allotted to me for my mortal companion.

— Charles Dickens, The Haunted House

It seemed that balance was necessary. The old and the new needed to be combined, the traditions adapted. That was the way forward. Without balance change could not occur.

— P.J. Whittlesea, Loreless

I’ve learned it does not do well to dwell on the past. You cannot change it. you can revisit it, you can remember it, but it simply will not change!

— Kim Yannayon

You’re right, I do indeed want you. That doesn’t change the fact that you’re an asshole.

— Lexi Cubbins

The world hates change yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.

— Charles F. Kettering

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

— Jim Rohn

If you’ve ever made change in the offering plate, you might be a redneck.

— Jeff Foxworthy

I believe we should reframe our response to climate change as an imperative for growth rather than merely being a way of being green or meeting environmental commitments.

— William Hague

One of my dreams was to change the way women of color were seen on television.

— Loni Love

It is time to euthanize change management.

— Paul Gibbons, The Science of Successful Organizational Change: How Leaders Set Strategy, Change Behavior, and Create an Agile Culture

It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.

— Gloria Steinem

Things don’t have to change the world to be important.

— Steve Jobs

True resistance begins with people confronting pain… and wanting to do something to change it.

— bell hooks, Yearning: Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics

Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things

— Alexander Hamilton

No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world

— Tom Schulman, Dead Poets Society

Your external world is a mirror of your internal world, and if you can discipline yourself to change your thoughts, your external world will change.

— Mensah Oteh

A hardness to change reveals a hardness of heart.

— Gary Rohrmayer

…killing Dirk, killing anybody, was not going to change anything apart from Francisco’s f***ing ego, which was already large enough to house the world’s poor twice over, with a few million bourgeoisie in the spare-room.

— Hugh Laurie, The Gun Seller

If you can change the way you think in time you will notice a change in your heart and also a change in your life and the way you see things.

— The Prolific Penman, Real Expression’s of Words Never Heard the Poet, the Man, the Idea

When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.

— Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning

A douchebag has an image to maintain. He is not real. He is the kind of guy who will change his last name into something cooler and more impressive.

— Cory Duchesne

Are you saying that we can affect what happened in the past? That we can change it?

— Michelle Madow, Timeless

There is always the possibility of a better life with every change that we face, but sometimes we have to look hard for it.

— David Bowick, How to Disappear Completely

People only accept change in necessity and see necessity only in crisis.

— Jean Monnet

No matter how cold your proverbial winter, you can plant seeds of change in your life by changing your thoughts and actions.

— Andra Brynnoeglein

Company cultures are like country cultures. Never try to change one. Try, instead, to work with what you’ve got.

— Peter Drucker

Being a real man is less about appearing strong and more about having the courage to influence a change in everyone around you.

— Robert Vanleeuwen

If neither crying nor laughing can change my circumstances, then I rather go through them laughing.

— Moffat Machingura, Life Capsules

As long as we still draw breath, we each have the power to bring change into the world.

— Simon Boylan

We should read the Bible expectantly, systematically, and obediently . . .The Bible can change our lives as we read it and obey its teachings every day.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

He realized that when he had been afraid to change he had been holding on to the illusion of Old Cheese that was no longer there

— Spencer Johnson, Who Moved My Cheese?

I became a physicist to understand the world, then I became a writer to try and change it.

— Carla H. Krueger

Never judge others. You both know good and well how unexpected events can change who a person is. Always keep that in mind. You never know what someone else is experiencing within their own life.

— Colleen Hoover, Slammed

Job change is a very crucial decision. This decision can make or break your career.

— Abhishek Ratna, No Parking. No Halt. Success Non Stop!

Culture is like a giant mirror which enables us to see who we are more clearly. The various facets of a culture also provide us with the means to change what we do not like in the mirror, and retain what we cherish most.

— Dr Robin Lincoln Wood, The Trouble with Paradise: A Humorous Enquiry Into the Puzzling Human Condition in the 21st Century

You are born with the power to change your life by simply changing your thoughts.

— Debasish Mridha

Good destiny give little time to understand your mistake and change your self But Bad destiny lead you toward bad thing until you destroy life and not give time to change.

— Mohammed Zaki Ansari, “Zaki’s Gift Of Love”

The warm humid air of New York clung to the night, unwilling to relinquish its suffocating hold. And yet to Eva, the city had an underlying hum of possibility; a constant forward motion that promised, no matter what, that change was on its way.

— Kathleen Tessaro, The Perfume Collector

Be content with what you are and wish not change nor dread your last day nor long for it.

— Martial

Good intentions never change anything. They only become a deeper and deeper rut.

— Joyce Meyer

Climate change is the Everest of all problems, the thorniest challenge facing humankind.

— Lewis Gordon Pugh

We are often at odds with our wise and loving Lord because the change he is working on is not the change we have dreamt about. We dream about change in it, while God is working in the midst of it to change us.

— Timothy D. Lane, How People Change: How Christ Changes Us by His Grace, Leader’s Guide

Remember:It’s all in your head… all of it.If you don’t like the story, change it.If the people around don’t accept your new story; change them.

— Steve Maraboli

A level 4 leader’s greatest asset is his ability to engage, empower, and equip his people; this is what creates the momentum for a significant change in the organization. He invests 80% in his people and 20% in the process.

— Farshad Asl

It’s important to air your concerns and fears with someone you trust. When you’re honest about how you can change and grow, and where your weaknesses are, then you open the door for improvement and change.

— Matt Dillon

A woman in love is her most lovely. A relationship end does not change that unless she lets it.

— Suzette R. Hinton

I’m starting with the man in the mirror, I’m asking him to change his ways;And no message could have been any clearer, If you wanna make the world a better place, Take a look at yourself, and then make a change!

— Michael Jackson

We won’t be able to stop disasters from happening. On the contrary, climate change may increase the frequency and severity of floods, droughts and storms. But we are better equipped today to prepare for them and reduce their impact.

— Sri Mulyani Indrawati

I never thought I would live long enough to see the legal profession change to the extent it has.

— Constance Baker Motley

For many people, myself included, the end of the world is happening all the time! It is a form of criticality that paradoxically gives us hope for change and improvement.

— Douglas Coupland

The very “least” among us has the enormous power to effect change through small acts of determination and will.

— Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

We welcome change and openness; for we believe that freedom and security go together, that the advance of human liberty can only strengthen the cause of world peace.

— Ronald Reagan, The Quest for Peace, the Cause of Freedom

One day can change your life. One day can ruin your life. All life is is three or four big days that change everything.

— Beverly Donofrio

Every major outward change must first begin in the mind.

— Sunday Adelaja

some time a big event could not make you happy, but some time a small gift can change the geography of your face.

— Rishad sakhi

We change the future with every choice we make

— Kiersten White, Perfect Lies

Can’t say it often enough – change your hair, change your life.

— Thomas Pynchon, Inherent Vice

Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.

— Alvin Toffler

A change of attitude is the one change that changes everything

— Toni Sorenson, Aligned By Christ

Give people the chance to change their heart.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Redesign your image, make it brighter! You can’t wait for any other time, any other person or any other skill. Once you are convinced about your personal power, you can enter the race and change the course of flow.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

Now you’re being ridiculous. If your mom changed into a carrot, I’d think she’d change back before someone ate her, werewolf or not.

— Jazz Feylynn, Colorado State of Mind

I wouldn’t change anything. I think that it’s important to let things happen, and stay ‘happened’. I think that’s all part of the learning curve, part of fate. I’m just glad that it happened.

— Mike Peters

Working with women is such a rewarding experience because as you interact with them, you realize that although they face various struggles, women have one goal, to see the world change for the better.

— Gugu Mona

Fight all you want, but you will never win. You can change a system only by being part of that system, by being part of the change.

— Anand Neelakantan, The Rise of Sivagami

Yes, all you need do is to change your orientation and have faith in the Lord Jesus Christ that He can make you whole, change your status, and add value to your destiny.

— Jaachynma N.E. Agu, The Prince and the Pauper

Change the fabric of your own soul and your own visions and you change all.

— Vachel Lindsay

To be kind is to respond with sensitivity and human warmth to the hopes and needs of others. Even the briefest touch of kindness can lighten a heavy heart. Kindness can change the lives of people”~ Aung Sun Suu Kyi

— Aung Sun Suu Kyi

To travel beyond our world is to change this present one forever.

— Steven J. Carroll, A Prince of Earth

The ability to stay calm and focused in the midst of change is what distinguishes great leaders from those just collecting a paycheck.

— Todd Stocker

Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions … Do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.

— Tina Fey, Bossypants

Either I would change lives or end them. The second option is always available.

— M.F. Moonzajer

Constantinople had been changing for sometime before the Young Turks got hold of it. It would continue to change long after they had gone.

— Charles Emmerson, 1913: In Search of the World Before the Great War

I’m interested in things that change the world or that affect the future and wondrous, new technology where you see it, and you’re like, ‘Wow, how did that even happen? How is that possible?’

— Elon Musk

It is senseless to blame others or your environment for your miseries. Change begins from the moment you muster the courage to act. When you change, the environment will change. The power to change the world is found nowhere but within our own life.

— Daisaku Ikeda

We can only change life in the country and radically reform society by having God’s wisdom, strength and authority

— Sunday Adelaja

It was a hallmark of Nelson Mandela’s leadership that being open to change made him appear not weaker, but even stronger.

— Klaus Schwab

Think of yourself as an athlete. I guarantee you it will change the way you walk, the way you work, and the decisions you make about leadership, teamwork, and success.

— Mariah Burton Nelson, We Are All Athletes

What’s happened has happened. You can’t change the past. All you can do is work on making a brighter future.

— Jen Calonita, There’s No Place Like Home

I was wrong, I thought I could change her to different, something better, elegant, but instead of it the same thing she gifted to me, don’t know why, when, how, but she did so well..!

— Ridhdhesh Jivawala

Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.

— Niccolò Machiavelli

You’ve just got to take a good hard look at yourself, change what needs to be changed, and move on.

— Lauren Myracle, Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances

There should not be any excuse. If we don’t like our heritages, we’ve the power to change them for good. Let’s go beyond using lame excuses…

— Assegid Habtewold, The 9 Cardinal Building Blocks: For Continued Success in Leadership

It’s never too late to change your life for the better. You don’t have to take huge steps to change your life. Making even the smallest changes to your daily routine can make a big difference to your life.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

You may not always change your situation but you can always change your perception. For better or worse, it will change the situation.

— Debasish Mridha

The world is inviolable: it has no beginning and no end. Those who seek to change it will be changed.

— Malinda Lo, Huntress

We should be disciplined and responsible and then our prosperity will be stable despite any economic crisis, inflation or a change of government

— Sunday Adelaja

The mindset of a Christian should be based on his faith that God can change the circumstances in His life

— Sunday Adelaja

I’m not saying that putting on makeup will change the world or even your life, but it can be a first step in learning things about yourself you may never have discovered otherwise. At worst, you could make a big mess and have a good laugh.

— Kevyn Aucoin

Writers are a product of where we come from but by looking at alternatives to the culture in which we live, we can find ways to change and hopefully improve it.

— Sara Sheridan

Let us pick up our books and our pens, ” I said. “They are our most powerful weapons. One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.

— Malala Yousafzai, I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

I mean, we’re really making a quantum change in our relationship to the plant world with genetic modification.

— Michael Pollan

Your prayer for someone may or may not change them, but it always changes YOU.

— Craig Groeschel

I’m not here to disagree with people or try to change anyone’s mind. I’m just here to accept and love others right where they are – no matter their belief systems or backgrounds.

— Alaric Hutchinson, Living Peace

I want to test my maximum and see how much I can do. And I want to change the world of swimming.

— Michael Phelps

I feel the less you project of yourself, the more you can be believable as a character. I also think it’s just better for your own mental health. Then you can be a human being and change your mind, and nobody asks you questions about it!

— Evelyne Brochu

How is it possible, I think, to change so much and not be able to change anything at all?

— Lauren Oliver, Before I Fall

Change is inevitable. And in a way, change is a sort of magic. However, not everyone believes in something as frugal as the unexplained.

— Katlyn Charlesworth, Where Men Sit

Rethink change: Make change management irrelevant through Appreciative Leadership Innovation focused Expectations (ALIFE)

— Tony Dovale

But time and time again, I saw the change in their eyes once they’d conquered me. Dehumanization always follows penetration.

— Maggie Georgiana Young

We only have one life and two choices: sadness and regret for a past we cannot change or happiness for every moment we can choose how to live.

— Marino Baccarini

Women of worth are those who want positive change for themselves, their families, community or society, which I think is important. For me, a woman of worth is someone who has self -espect, who believes that she can change things in society.

— Sonam Kapoor

We fear change because it insists we discard long held structures that no longer function suitably.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Transform soul, change spirit.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Make good art. It doesn’t matter what you do so long as you change something from the way it was before you touched it.

— Sravani Saha Nakhro

I don´t need you to believe in me/I know how to change my destiny/Sit down, about to rewrite our history

— Simon Curtis

You can’t get back the time in the past. You can’t change it. You can only make sure to learn and move forward.

— J.B. McGee, Forgiven

Melons. The girls. Gazongas. I could rattle off every nickname in the world for my boobs – oops nearly forgot jubblies – but it didn’t change the fact they were small.

— Gabrielle Tozer, The Intern

What does repentance mean? It means to change—to change your mind, change the way that you’re living—and to determine that with God’s help you will live for Christ.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

A person’s true nature, true self, cannot change with situations.

— Abhishek Ratna, No Parking. No Halt. Success Non Stop!

God is equipping you, protecting you, & readying you to fight for the mission He has given you to change the world.

— Paige Omartian

I recognized no obstacle to miraculous change but the incredulity of others. This was an idea that died hard, if it ever really died at all.

— Tobias Wolff, This Boy’s Life

The question is not whether we are able to change but whether we are changing fast enough.

— Angela Merkel

I believe in the possibility of positive change at every age and every stage of life. Your whole life is ahead of you.

— Eleanor Brownn

When God forgives, there is an immediate andcomplete change in relationship. Instead of hostility, there is love and acceptance. Instead of enmity, there is friendship.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

… everyone regrets something, but you can’t change the past. You’ve got to let go and make new memories until the old ones fade enough that they don’t hold any power over you.

— Olivia Arran, Heartsridge Shifters: Austin

I can’t change the past, but that doesn’t mean I can’t learn from it. I can’t the future, but that doesn’t mean I can’t be ready for it.

— Kenneth de Guzman

One of the fastest ways you can profoundly change your life is to rid yourself of toxic people.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

When you want to change the world, have you changed yourself lately?

— Debasish Mridha

Your traditional EDUCATION is not going to CHANGE your life but the life you are experiencing that can change you. Choose a POSITIVE life STYLE with positive ATTITUDE which could bring you a life with HAPPINESS and WISDOM

— Rashedur Ryan Rahman

Cultivate your thoughts in to positive seeds and see your life change for the better!

— Angie karan

The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinion.

— James Russell Lowell

I came to poetry through the urgent need to denounce injustice, exploitation, humiliation. I know that’s not enough to change the world. But to remain silent would have been a kind of intolerable complicity.

— Tahar Ben Jelloun

I mulled over the implications and decided not to waste my time worrying about what everyone else thought, or to bother attempting to change their perceptions. My time at the Keep was just a stopover. Let them wonder.

— Maria V. Snyder, Magic Study

It’s funny how getting older – or being overlooked and underrated for more than two decades – can make you change your ambitions.

— Reg E. Cathey

We can change reality just from assumptions accepted as true, regardless if they could be quantifiably accepted as true through the physical

— Russell Eric Dobda

GUIL (quietly): Where we went wrong was getting on a boat. We can move, of course, change direction, rattle about, but our movement is contained within a larger one that carries us along as inexorably as the wind and current…

— Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

If we live our lives looking for the excitement and exhilaration that change can bring, we will be much happier than when we are eventually forced to accept it anyways.

— Daniel Willey

Life would move on with or without me, and I didn’t need to change myself in order to be beautiful, or happy, or worthly of love. I already was.

— Aubrey Rose, Me, Cinderella?

It would be impossible to estimate how much time and energy we invest in trying to fix, change and deny our emotions – especially the ones that shake us at our very core, like hurt, jealousy, loneliness, shame, rage and grief.

— Debbie Ford

Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.

— Margaret Mead

If we kiss, it will change everything.

— Dolores

Stress is a thought, a perception of fear, it will melt away if welet our thoughts change with courage.

— Debasish Mridha

That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the head, is pity’s small change in general society.

— Charles Dickens

Love is better than hate.Faith is greater than fear.Having positive vibes is better than holding on to negative ones. Learn to stay positive. Choose faith over fear and love over hate. Change your perspective. Change your life and change your world.

— Kemi Sogunle

You were born with the power to change others. You change people by the way you treat them. That is what changes the human heart.

— Patricia Polacco

Essential to time-management is a change in focus, a change from being ‘busy’ to a focus on outcomes

— Tony Buon, The Leadership Coach

Lord, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to hide the bodies of those people I had to kill because they pissed me off!

— Sarah Ferguson

We cannot change the wind, we can only adjust our sails.

— Del Suggs

It is not strange… to mistake change for progress.

— Millard Fillmore

We cannot change outcomes, but we can change causes

— Seth Czerepak

Putting a smile on a child’s face can change the world, Maybe not the whole world but at least their world!

— Richard M. Knittle Jr., The Battle Lost: Ryder’s Birth

An abundance of money, alcohol, or power doesn’t change you, it simply reveals who you truly are.

— Rob Liano

Maybe all you needed in life was the belief you could change things. Somehow. Some way.

— Holly Bourne, What’s a Girl Gotta Do?

We need words from heaven. Too many words come from the human heart and not from heaven. God wants prophets who will bring words from heaven that will change things on earth.

— Terry Collins

To change the world, the best thing that you can do is to accept changes with love.

— Debasish Mridha

Embracing change can be daunting, but it is our willingness to do better that makes it worthwhile.

— Peprah Boasiako

He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.

— Leonardo da Vinci

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.

— Harold Wilson

I was born not knowing and have had only a little time to change that here and there.

— Richard P. Feynman

A sober friend from Texas said once that the three things I cannot change are the past, the truth, and you. I hate this insight so much.

— Anne Lamott, Help Thanks Wow: The Three Essential Prayers

Nothing is more dangerous to men than a sudden change of fortune.

— Quintilian

If you think the world is a tough place, it time to change your lens!!!!

— Harrish Sairaman

We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.

— J.K. Rowling, Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

Someday change will be accepted as life itself.

— Shirley MacLaine

Terrorism is a psychological warfare. Terrorists try to manipulate us and change our behavior by creating fear, uncertainty, and division in society.

— Patrick J. Kennedy

Never give up in life. Learn to be humble, resilient, honest, wise and submissive and you’ll be able to make a change better than anyone else.

— Auliq Ice

Stories change us. They change the world. People are stories of themselves.

— Karen Healey, Guardian of the Dead

It’s never too late to find that one person who can change you, for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

— Skye High, From Darkness To Diva

If you don’t change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?

— W. Somerset Maugham

Things change and friends leave and life doesn’t stop for anybody

— Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Dreams are the only way to change reality.

— Jens Rustad Hansen

Life is like a steering wheel, it only takes one small move to change your entire direction.

— Kellie Elmore

When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do, sir?

— John Maynard Keynes

the greatest clue to changing people is to know and understand what trigger change in people and effectively apply such things in wisdom.

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

The distance to the corner shops of childhood becomes unfathomable, immeasurable; the candy bars have changed. And change has changed.

— Ilse Aichinger

The Bible teaches that man can undergo a radical spiritual and moral change that is brought about by God Himself.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

No matter how much you stress or obsess about the past or future, you can’t change either one. In the present is where your power lies.

— Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass

Becoming a mother cannot help but change things. An author’s life is reflected in their writing, whether they want it to be or not, and parenthood is one of the biggest life changes there is.

— Sarah Zettel

I don’t think anyone is black and white and I think we change our minds and our attitudes about certain things as we grow to our maturity.

— Giancarlo Esposito

Why, the club was just the quietest place in the world, a place where a woman could run in to brush her hair and wash her hands, and change her library book, and have a cup of tea.

— Kathleen Thompson Norris, Saturday’s Child

There’s more to clothing than just adornment. It does more than merely change how the world perceives us. It changes how we perceive ourselves.

— Jacqueline Carey, Naamah’s Kiss

A tiny change today brings a dramatically different tomorrow.

— Richard Bach, One

Let us take things as we find them: let us not attempt to distort them into what they are not… We cannot make facts. All our wishing cannot change them. We must use them.

— John Henry Newman

I came up with my own expression. I like to make it hail. Yeah. That’s when you throw change on sluts.

— Daniel Tosh

you keep me going when i feel like a flat tyreyou do my head right, like a hair dryercan i call you my machanic since you change my mood and get me feeling like i have got a spare tyre.

— Mohlalefi j motsima

I didn’t want to go out and change anything. I just wanted to make the music that was part of my background, which was rock and blues and hip-hop.

— Kid Rock

In my early professional years I was asking the question: How can I treat, or cure, or change this person? Now I would phrase the question in this way: How can I provide a relationship which this person may use for his own personal growth?

— Carl R. Rogers

Don’t you notice that there are particular moments when you are naturally inspired to introspection? Work with them gently, for these are the moments when you can go through a powerful experience, and your whole worldview can change quickly.

— Sogyal Rinpoche

From the Buddhist perspective, the only lasting way to bring about change is for people themselves to change.

— Pat Allwright, Basics of Buddhism: Key principles and how to practise

I am writing something very simple that will change you and change the world.

— Debasish Mridha

The world knows caterpillar becomes butterfly but they don’t care that it also becomes a moth. One is diurnal another nocturnal.Human once awakened can change the view to change self from Angulimala to a Buddha

— Milarepa, The Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa

In your heart, you have a song that will change the world, once you give yourself permission to sing.

— Vironika Tugaleva

When all things go bad, do not think so badly about all things, instead think about the things that made all things bad and change something!

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah,

What could you achieve if you took the energy you spend on things you cannot change and invested it in things you can.

— Tina Hallis

I know that age, it’s a particularly obstinate one, and a thousand bogies won’t make you fear the future. A pity we can’t change over.

— Daphne du Maurier, Rebecca

Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.

— Sheri Dew

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.

— Mother Teresa

You can not change the past but you can change the future.

— Immortal Technique

When, and only when, you clearly see the inner roots to an outer condition, can you change them and thus it.

— Thomas Daniel Nehrer, Essence of Reality: A Clear Awareness of How Life Works

You may want to change the place or the direction of the Moon or you may do something more practical: You accept the Moon as it is!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

…there ain’t no journey what don’t change you some.

— David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

One dream can change your destiny.

— Lynda Cheldelin Fell

If you want change you must take full responsibility for yourself. No one else defines how you live. You are the only one with the power for your self-change.

— Avina Celeste

Sometimes you simply made the wrong choice and you had to live with it. You could only change the future.

— Kristin Hannah, Fly Away

Scientists are those who change facts

— Farid F. Ibrahim

Your past is always going to be the way it was. Stop trying to change it.

— Anonymous

Learn from a river; obstacles may force it to change its course, but never its destination.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

To help create positive change in others, you must first find the catalyst for positive change in yourself, ” Mary Miller, Changing Direction: Ten Choices That Impact Your Dreams (Chapter 1).

— Mary Miller

You may not be able to change the world, but at least you can embarrass the guilty.

— Jessica Mitford

Catastrophe is change on the fast track. Disaster is a laboratory for adaptability.

— Robert Watson, Leadership Secrets of the Salvation Army

For what do you hunger, Lord?” Moneo ventured.“For a humankind which can make truly long-term decisions. Do you know the key to that ability, Moneo?”“You have said it many times, Lord. It is the ability to change your mind.

— Frank Herbert, God Emperor of Dune

Today in America, we are trying to prepare students for a high tech world of constant change, but we are doing so by putting them through a school system designed in the early 20th Century that has not seen substantial change in 30 years.

— Janet Napolitano

I don’t know how to change and I’m not sure I want to.

— Jordan Dane, In the Arms of Stone Angels

An experience which seeks not to change you, is one not worth having.

— Xela Ffonrims

Social change isn’t something you should do just to help pad a resume. Follow your passion.

— Nancy Lublin

I never understood that everyone feels lost temporarily when they want to change their world and the state of their life

— Priya Kumar, The Perfect World: A Journey to Infinite Possibilities

Blockchain technology isn’t just a more efficient way to settle securities. It will fundamentally change market structures, and maybe even the architecture of the Internet itself.

— Abigail Johnson

There is no reason to think a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens cannot change the world; Indeed, that’s the only thing that ever has.

— Margaret Mead

The more I change my old habits of thinking as that little boy with the shell, the easier it is for me to truly be the person I’ve chosen to be.

— Genereux Philip

Out of the abundance of the imagination rises the beast called worry and it is soon joined by its partners, anxiety and stress. If you would care to do away with all three at once, simply change your imagination.

— G.V. Richards

The kind of gospel that our churches are preaching sometimes are not powerful enough to change the very street where these churches are located talk less of the nation where they are

— Sunday Adelaja

You may be the change and light needed by others, to shine on their path.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

Some scientists believe climate change is the cause of unprecedented melting of the North Pole, and that effects these very uncertain weather patterns. I think we should listen to those scientists and experts.

— Dalai Lama

Metamorphosis has always been the greatest symbol of change for poets and artists. Imagine that you could be a caterpillar one moment and a butterfly the next.

— Louie Schwartzberg

Hair color is the easiest way to change your appearance, but a bad dye job might draw more attention to you.

— Lisa Lutz

Simply put, this is one insight we heard echoed by tens of thousands of great managers: People don’t change that much.Don’t waste time trying to put in what was left out.Try to draw out what was left in.That is hard enough.

— Marcus Buckingham

Blaming others for your mistakes you powerless to change your life. Taking responsibility for your mistakes gives you power to change your life.

— Karon Waddell

Cowardice is when you hide away from your real self, and wear another self in pretense. Be yourself; that is bravery. If yourself is not better for you to be, change yourself and live in that changed self!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Watchwords

Immeasurable change is nobody’s merit.

— Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

Never let your perspective change the truth. The truth should always change your perspective.

— Stephen D. Matthews

I am an engineer and hoping not just to change the world but also to touch human hearts.

— Nathaniel E. Quimada

If you have a problem with the Moon in the sky and you are unhappy, change yourself, because the Moon won’t change!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

We navigate many paths each day, but how many sooth our souls and nourish our senses? Be aware of where you walk because the path you take can change your very essence.

— Toni Sorenson

Climate change is destroying our path to sustainability. Ours is a world of looming challenges and increasingly limited resources. Sustainable development offers the best chance to adjust our course.

— Ban Ki-moon

There are some things you can change about your life believe it is possible and take actions. God will grant you the grace.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Become a Better You

One of the biggest obstacles to making a start on climate change is that it has become a cliche before it has even been understood

— Tim Flannery, The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth

Thoughts have the power, To change how you perceive the world around you, To inflict worry, or make peace abound too.

— Innocent Mwatsikesimbe, Reality Check: A Collection of Poems

Make an enemy of certainty and befriend doubt. When you can change your mind, you can change anything.

— Kevin Ashton, How to Fly a Horse: The Secret History of Creation, Invention, and Discovery

It is time to change the paradigm of the church and of every Christian.

— Sunday Adelaja

There is no such thing as liberty. You only change one sort of domination for another. All we can do is to choose our master.

— D. H. Lawrence

You don’t change your style by changing your bag. You change it with your clothes.

— Stefano Gabbana

You cannot change your destination overnight. You can change your direction.—Jim Rohn

— Jim Rohn

My experiences have taught me that things rarely improve with a simple change of scenery.

— Pittacus Lore, The Power of Six

It is a smokescreen if someone believes that they can make change without identifying the root causes which influence social disorder.

— Nilantha Ilangamuwa, The Conflation: Politics and Politrics Beyond the Ecstasy

You can’t change the past. It’s already done. Looking back only keeps you there.

— Donna Grant, The Hero

Every small, unselfish action nudges the world into a better path. An accumulation of small acts can change the world.

— Robin Hobb, Fool’s Fate

The Chinese government wants me to say that for many centuries Tibet has been part of China. Even if I make that statement, many people would just laugh. And my statement will not change past history. History is history.

— Dalai Lama

Destiny is as it is. Nothing can change it. Accept it before it ruins you.

— J.L. Sheppard, Demon King’s Desire

The way to change the world is through individual responsibility and taking local action in your own community.

— Jeff Bridges

Across the oceans, in the middle of the rivers and at the peak of mountains; nothing can ever change my feelings for you.

— M.F. Moonzajer

I will write one book that will change entire humankind if only you have enough guts to read my previous ones.

— Santosh Kalwar

Don’t rebel, but give God the opportunity to change your life and help you over the problems of youth, for they are many.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

If you don’t use your new knowledge and skills within a relatively short space of time, then it may have been better never to have had the tantalising prospect of change for the better placed in front of you.

— Robin Hoyle, Complete Training: From Recruitment to Retirement

My impressions of the Russian Revolution can be divided into two periods. The first period was when I showed deep sympathy. My second period is one of disappointment. This change was the result of close observation on the spot.

— Chiang Kai-shek

When you are loving, kind, and appreciative, you can help change others without using criticism.

— Debasish Mridha

All that philosophers have done is interpret the world in different ways. It is our job to change it.

— Karl Marx

I reserve the right to love many different people at once, and to change my prince often.

— Anaïs Nin

Security can only be achieved through constant change through discarding old ideas that have outlived their usefulness and adapting others to current facts.

— William O. Douglas

This is the America that I love. This is a great people. We can do anything. We can achieve anything. We’ve got a government that has gotten in the way of the American people. We’re going to change that in November.

— Mitt Romney

Women and men have to fight together to change society-and both will benefit.

— Muriel Fox

Today he failed to change the world. As for tomorrow, who can tell?

— Neal Shusterman, UnDivided

If we don’t change direction soon, we’ll end up where we’re going.

— Irwin Corey

Everything that she valued had come to her through change, and through change she would one day lose everything. All except honor.

— Deborah J. Ross, Shannivar

Start to change your reality today, moulding your reality to suit what you want from life.

— Steven Redhead, Unleash The Power of Your Heart and Mind

We need to change the culture of this topic and make it OK to speak about mental health and suicide.

— Luke Richardson

It’s strange how things can change back as suddenly as they changed originally. When one thing happens and suddenly, things are back to normal.

— Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

No amount of guilt can change the past, and no amount of worrying can change the future.

— Umar Ibn Al-Khattaab

We change our behavior when the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of changing. Consequences give us the pain that motivates us to change.

— Henry Cloud

When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.

— Zig Ziglar

The pale fabric of reality has so many hidden pockets that we can find some change in here somewhere – you just have to dig a little deeper to avoid the chewing gum and past mistakes.

— Corey Taylor

Your personal identity very much depends on the experience of the present moment and as the experience changes, your identity too change with it.

— Roshan Sharma

The only man who can’t change his mind is a man who hasn’t got one.

— Edward Noyes Westcott

The world does not need tourists who ride by in a bus clucking their tongues. The world as it is needs those who will love it enough to change it, with what they have, where they are.

— Robert Fulghum

The more healthy relationships a child has, the more likely he will be to recover from trauma and thrive. Relationships are the agents of change and the most powerful therapy is human love.

— Bruce D. Perry, The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist’s Notebook

I have accepted fear as a part of life -specifically the fear of change … I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says: turn back. …

— Erica Jong

Worrying about money isone of the biggest causes ofunhappiness, but no amountof money can make you happyunless you change theway you feel about it.

— Domonique Bertolucci, The Happiness Code: Ten Keys to Being the Best You Can Be

If you want to make enemies try to change something.

— Woodrow Wilson

Faith reminds us that change is always possible.

— Jim Wallis

Sometimes our lives can change so fast that the change outpaces our minds and hearts.

— Cassandra Clare

There’s one more thing I want to say. It’s a touchy subject. Black beauty. Black sensuality. We live in a culture where the beauty of black people isn’t always as celebrated as other types. I’d like to help change that if I can!

— Jody Watley

Embrace change and practice flexibility. It will make you more agile in adapting to new people and situations.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Being: 8 Ways to Optimize Your Presence & Essence for Positive Impact

Try not to change the world. You will fail. Try to love the world. Lo, the world is changed. Changed forever.

— Sri Chinmoy

In order to change thinking into the positive way, we need to analyze what complexes we have received

— Sunday Adelaja

We are what we are, Nial, neither as good or as evil as others paint us. And what we are doesn’t change how truly we feel, only how free we are to follow those feelings.

— Melissa Marr, Ink Exchange

If you are looking for a friend that will never change, go to the shelves, you’ll find it there. It will never change and will stay the same today and forever.

— Wency June Z. Libot

… When you’re living like that, I think time can seem to stretch out for ever. Matters only change when you start fretting about all the things you need to get done. The more stuff you try to force into it, the less accommodating time becomes.

— Gavin Extence, The Universe Versus Alex Woods

People use to say that time can change everything but as far as I know the nothing can change the tease inside your heart .

— Nutan Bajracharya

All organizations are perfectly designed to get the results they are now getting. If we want different results, we must change the way we do things.

— Tom Northup

If you want drama, settle for the one who will change your relationship status. If you want love, wait for the one who will change your life.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Lord, give me the courage to change the things which can and ought to be changed, the serenity to accept things which cannot be changed, and the wisdom to know the difference – Alcoholics Anonymous

— Stephen Covey

Your surroundings may change but your essence and your personality pretty much stay the same.

— Jenna Dewan

A visit to a cinema is a little outing in itself. It breaks the monotony of an afternoon or evening; it gives a change from the surroundings of home, however pleasant.

— Ivor Novello

I’m not going to change the world. You’re not going to change the world. But we can help – we can all help.

— Cristiano Ronaldo

She decided that if Lucas was gay then she was going to have to get a sex change operation. He would be so worth it.

— Josephine Angelini, Starcrossed

Trying to change old habits is like fighting a war in your head—a draining and exhausting skirmish that makes you wonder at your chance of survival.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway

You should neither take life too lightly to lose control over it, nor too seriously to become absolutely inflexible. ‘Change’ is intrinsic to ‘life’; even rocks change over a prolonged period.

— Sandeep Sahajpal

The majority of astronauts have to change their eyeglasses while in space. They bring eyeglasses with them and typically change a few months into the mission.

— Scott Kelly

If people let you down.Improve.You don’t have to change for their entertainment.

— Janeth Jacinto

Still, despite all our noise, this universe hinges on a melody, that’s the dismal truth of it. Oh, we can propagandize all we wish, it doesn’t change the fabric of things. This universe was not made for the fallen, only the redeemed.

— Geoffrey Wood

You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world.

— Tom Brokaw

I know my soul is beautiful I know I’m a good person. And that will never change for me.

— Khloe Kardashian

My particular aesthetic of light and color and design wouldn’t change as a result of working with computer graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures.

— Douglas Trumbull

Personal transformation is an internal job.No one can change you without you first wanting the change for yourself. The transformation starts in your thoughts! Only you can decide to change your thoughts and thus your behavior.

— Michelle Word Hollis, A Book of Pearlables: Affirmations for Promises and Provisions

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.

— Jacob M. Braude

Perfect truth (symmetry) is information that doesn’t change and pure randomness is a difference that doesn’t make a difference.

— R.A.Delmonico

Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.

— Lemony Snicket, Horseradish

The time is ripe and rotten-ripe for change then let it come.

— James Russell Lowell

Could we change our attitude we should not only see life differently but life itself would come to be different. Life would undergo a change of appearance because we ourselves had undergone a change in attitude.

— Katherine Mansfield

Some women are good-looking … until they change their hairstyle.

— Mokokoma Mokhonoana

When you sweep the universe, nothing changes, only the things change their places; when the universe sweeps you, nothing changes, only the things change their places!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Things yet unknown will change the way you think.

— Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

My change from girl to boy was far less dramatic than the distance anybody travels from infancy to adulthood.

— Jeffrey Eugenides, Middlesex

You can’t change who you are, can you? That would require changing the people who made you along the way. That would mean discrediting everything they ever gave you.

— Rose Christo, Unborn: Three Short Stories

Change occurs slowly. Very often a legal change might take place but the cultural shift required to really accept its spirit lingers in the wings for decades.

— Sara Sheridan

Once the people have been deluded into believing that speeches and voting are the only acceptable tools by which to affect change in their nation, those who are in control no longer need to worry about any significant challenge to their power.

— Dave Champion

However happy people say they are, nobody is satisfied: we always have to be with the prettiest woman, buy a bigger house, change cars, desire what we do not have.

— Paulo Coelho

Believe it or not, lots of people change their majors and abandon their dreams just to avoid a couple of math classes in college.

— Danica McKellar

All our failures makes us change our lives, but our changes will always be in our memories.

— Jim Jensen, Threads of Evidence

You can’t change the past. But with God’s help you can change the future. No matter what your life has been like so far, God wants to put your feet on a new path . . . a better path . . . His path.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

As a Christian, you are not here to change the world; you are here to save the world. Jesus came to save the world.

— Felix Wantang, God’s Blueprint of the Holy Bible

We all do things we desperately wish we could undo. Those regrets just become part of who we are, along with everything else. To spend time trying to change that, well, it’s like chasing clouds.

— Libba Bray

Guilt is a useless feeling. It’s never enough to make you change direction- only enough to paralyze you and make you… well, useless.

— Daniel Nayeri, Another Faust

The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything… or nothing.

— Nancy Astor

Things I fear will forever change and we old souls can do little but be swayed by the winds.

— A.H. Septimius, Crowns Of Amara: The Return Of The Oracle

But that’s the challenge — to change the system more than it changes you.

— Michael Pollan, The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals

The change is for a cause.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

How do we change the world? By sending out a ripple of love that will affect one person at a time.

— Nanette Mathews

Are you Stupid?””Huh?””Hotoba-san, Even if you are far away the sky i always connected. Friends are friend no matter where you are. Change isn’t so bad…I was scared of change too. We’re both scared. Lets be friend…okay?

— Peach-Pit, Shugo Chara!, Vol. 2: Friends in Need

You cannot change a man . . . you can only change yourself.

— Michelle Muriel, Essie’s Roses

The only thing I have to wait for to change my life is my attitude.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

People can change their external lives with religion, but a lasting internal change only happens through a daily relationship with Jesus.

— Alisa Hope Wagner

You need to experience fear in order to be capable of Universal love. If you can’t acknowledge fear, you can’t change it.

— Nynke Visser

People can get information – on entertainment, politics, finance – much easier than before. That will change the way people do business, the way people live.

— Robin Li

Every day, you get the opportunity to change your life. Change what you do not want. Change what makes you unhappy.

— Rodolfo Costa, Advice My Parents Gave Me: and Other Lessons I Learned from My Mistakes

Want to change the world? Upset the status quo? This takes more than run-of-the-mill relationships. You need to make people dream the same dream that you do.

— Guy Kawasaki, Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions

We change whether we like it or not.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

You cannot change people but you can change the system so that people are not pushed into doing evil things.

— Slavoj Žižek

An entrepreneur is a leader of excellence, trailblazer and pioneer who constantly brings change to their generation.

— Onyi Anyado

It is possible there are some things you want so badly that you will change your life to make them happen.

— Elizabeth Wein, The Pearl Thief

You have to accept the situation to be able to change it.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

We have an amazing potential to reach our highest potential, to have truly inspiring careers and loving relationships.Unfortunately, often we walk through our lives asleep, we let our habits rule us, and find it difficult to change our beliefs.

— Nataša Nuit Pantović, Mindful Being

… but I believe that music can change a life, because it changed mine.

— Charlotte Eriksson

The only wishes that will ever change you are the kind that may, at any moment, eat you whole.

— Janette Rallison, My Fair Godmother

Redemption just means you just make a change in your life and you try to do right, versus what you were doing, which was wrong.

— Ice T

your life can change in an instant. that instant can last forever.

— Laura Kasischke, The Life Before Her Eyes

To actively improve the worldand change your life as well, speak all the good you know, and all the bad refuse to tell.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

Im not going to change my ways, just to please you or appease you, inside a crowd five billion proud willing to punch it out, right, wrong, weak strong, ashes to ashes all fall down.

— Dave Matthews Band

You are constantly becoming what you have been deserving to be, and if you do not like the scripting, you have all the means to change it for better.

— Sandeep Sahajpal

I don’t do regrets. Regrets are pointless. It’s too late for regrets. You’ve already done it, haven’t you? You’ve lived your life. No point wishing you could change it.

— Lemmy Kilmister

Tradition is the prison where change is detained… To make a change, you need to agree that you are not going with the statement “this is how we do it”! Yes, that was how it was done, but what next? Agree to change!

— Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Hold summer in your hand, pour summer in a glass, a tiny glass of course, the smallest tingling sip, for children; change the season in your veins by raising glass to lip and tilting summer in.

— Ray Bradbury

You’re my change of skin/ my summer-winter-fall/ I spring to follow you/ this loss is beautiful

— Maggie Stiefvater, Shiver

Anyaele Sam Chiyson Leadership Law of Effectual Change: Good leaders value change, they accomplish a desired change that gets the organization and society better.

— Anyaele Sam Chiyson, The Sagacity of Sage

Rural places have hemorrhaged their best and brightest children, their intellectuals, thinkers, organizers, leaders, and artists-those who would create change and who would parent another generation of thinkers. All gone.Our seeds are disappearing.

— Janisse Ray, The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food

Abby Von Normal – And I’m like, “Don’t change the subject, Kung Pao, what I want to know is if you’re ready to spend some up-close and personal time with ninety pounds of barbarian woman-flesh! Sorry, I don’t know how much that is in kilos.

— Christopher Moore, You Suck

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the game.

— Randy Pausch

Look to your heart and soul first, rather than looking to your head first, when choosing. Rather than what you think, consider instead how you feel. Look to the nature of things. Feel your choices and decisions. It just might change everything.

— Jeffrey R. Anderson, The Nature of Things – Navigating Everyday Life with Grace

You can’t prepare for the things that change your life. They come suddenly and unannounced.

— Marty Rubin

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

— Robin Williams

Trying to change someone to suit your desires is a setup for disappointment.

— Carlos Wallace, The Other 99 T.Y.M.E.S: Train Your Mind to Enjoy Serenity

The future belongs to us. I think that art is a force that can change the world.

— Shahin Najafi

You have to make the right choice in order to have the right to change the world… Take hold of this chance right away!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

To beat the competition and succeed in today’s competitive market, you should be abreast with the change in the marketplace not forgetting about incorporating creativity and innovation as a lifestyle.

— Oscar Bimpong

When you you see no positive change take care of a negative change.

— Oscar AULIQ-ICE Jr

The time and moment of Ancient and Medieval is gone, a new change is sought from within by the lifeforce a moment that is for NOW and not holding on the Past which though Primordial is eternally in the present living for the Future.

— Maitreya Rudrabhayananda

be a lessons what have you experienced that not good in your past and make it a starting point to change your life into be a better today than yesterday

— Kennard Setubal

I think music has the ability to inspire people and to change hearts, and the heart has the power to change the mind, and the mind has the power to change the world.

— Serj Tankian

A good poem is a contribution to reality. The world is never the same once a good poem has been added to it. A good poem helps to change the shape of the universe, helps to extend everyone’s knowledge of himself and the world around him.

— Dylan Thomas

You’re born to change history

— Thabiso Monkoe, The Azanian

A great human revolution in just a single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a nation, and further, can even enable a change in the destiny of all humankind.

— Daisaku Ikeda

And confessions of love have always seemed out of place when you’re gasping for air, when you’re begging for pain, when you’re missing something, unable to change the channel.

— Kris Kidd, Down for Whatever

You don’t need to live in a mansion to be happy. All you need is to create the right space, something that says this is who you are, and you can always change who you are, just as you change your environment.

— Anthea Syrokou, Eventually Julie

Tradition is the code that keeps change in lock. If you refuse change, you are likely to rust and guess the cause; that long held way of doing things.

— Israelmore Ayivor

Time cannot be changed, but time can change you. -YakupAdar

— -YakupAdar

Ubuntu is doing amazing things, and I think it’s going to change the face of the desktop.

— Matt Mullenweg

Wish and learn to smooth away the surly wrinkles, to raise your lids frankly, and change the fiends to confident, innocent angels, suspecting and doubting nothing, and always seeing friends where they are not sure of foes.

— Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights

Never complain, proclaim positive-words.Then, you will possess the divine grace for a change situation.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

People change and mature.

— Anna Todd, After

Knowing your feelings won’t change the facts, but knowing the facts can change your feelings.

— Marlene Chism, Stop Workplace Drama: Train Your Team to Have No Excuses, No Complaints, and No Regrets

Ideas rarely come out whole. They change as they get brought to life. New constraints appear, new directions suggest themselves, and new influences come to bear.

— David duChemin, A Beautiful Anarchy, When the Life Creative Becomes the Life Created

If I seem to you to change my state and alter my condition, I do not change my mind. I try always to be Hutten, never to desert myself, but to walk with equanimity through the unequal scenes of life.

— Ulrich von Hutten, Ulrich von Hutten and the German Reformation

Going away won’t change anything if you’re running from yourself.

— Joyce Rachelle

I wouldn’t change a thing. I want you. I’ll always want you.

— Siobhan Davis, Saven Defiance

This is the day that can change everything for you.

— Michael Hyatt, Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want

Only people can change people

— Michele Amitrani, Omnilogos

Only when we pay attention and notice small moments, do we make the connections that lead to a change in our perspective.

— Andrea Goeglein

Only fools and dead men don’t change their minds. Fools won’t. Dead men can’t.

— John H. Patterson

I can’t change it now, and besides, I like who those years made me into

— Meg Collett, Fear University

The universe is change our life is what our thoughts make it.

— Marcus Aurelius

When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.

— Elon Musk

Growth and change were viewed as reactions to conditions met

— Gregory Maguire, Son of a Witch

Some call us unnatural or demons, but that doesn’t change the fact that we too were human once. We have feelings; we feel pain and there is no shame in wanting to live.

— Karmen Lee, Blood Rising

The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.

— Søren Kierkegaard

Writers seldom choose as friends those self-contained characters who are never in trouble never unhappy or ill never make mistakes and always count their change when it is handed to them.

— Catherine Drinker Bowen

Conformism is so hot on the heels of the mass-produced avant-garde that the ‘ins’ and the ‘outs’ change places with the speed of mach 3.

— Igor Stravinsky

You are the embodiment of the information you choose to accept and actupon. To change your circumstances you need to change your thinking andsubsequent actions.

— Adlin Sinclair

I think too often we forget that girls can like sport; we are not biologically programmed to detest it, we are – in the main – conditioned against it. But shouldn’t we try to change that?

— Anna Kessel, Eat Sweat Play: How Sport Can Change Our Lives

Change your introduction so that you can change the outcome. Engage clients or they’ll be thinking divorce.

— Rob Liano

The best ads are about the customer and how the product will change his life.

— Roy H. Williams, The Wizard of Ads Trilogy on CD

If you don’t want someone to change your life for you, you’ve got to change it yourself. (Vanishing Acts, pg. 339)

— Jodi Picoult

The only way we can change an enemy to a friend is by forgiveness.

— Debasish Mridha

Will you not see?” she cried. “You are not as other men are. Why need you bow to a Fate? Can you not change it?

— Jane Gaskell, Strange Evil

God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.

— Reinhold Niebuhr

Everybody talks about wanting to change things and help and fix, but ultimately all you can do is fix yourself. And that’s a lot. Because if you can fix yourself, it has a ripple effect.

— Rob Reiner

When you meet someone, and you find that they are prejudiced against your kind, it might be your chance, not to confirm, but to be the one to finally change their mind.

— Criss Jami

Bring solutions, results and change to people

— Sunday Adelaja

Never doubt yourself. Never change who you are. Don’t care what people think and just go for it

— Britney Spears

You can’t change the things you’ve done. It’s now and the here on out you’ve got control of.

— Mindy McGinnis, Not a Drop to Drink

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

— Mahatma Gandhi

Whenever I start a new book, I think, ‘This is the most interesting subject of all time. It’s sad, I’ll never enjoy writing another book as much as I enjoy this one.’ Every time, I’m convinced. And then I change my mind when I start the next book.

— Gretchen Rubin

You never change things by fighting the existing reality.To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

— R. Buckminster Fuller

Book publishers should change the communication from best sellers to the best impacts.What matters is the impact not the sold copies.

— kamil Toume

We are all capable of so much more than we think, the only thing we need to do is change our beliefs

— Steven Aitchison

Don’t let anybody try to change who you are, because at the end of the day, you are the one who must live with yourself.

— Anonymous

I tip my hat to the new constitution, I take a bow for the new revolution, smile and grin at the change all around me.

— The Who

Great words, arranged with cunning and artistry, could change the perceived world for some readers

— Pat Conroy

But having said that, there’s also a sea change in attitude towards media.

— Robert McChesney

Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.

— Annie Lennox

We cannot change the past, she thought. How we long to sometimes, trying to work out how horror might have been averted by a fluke of fortune, a kind intercession, wisdom not yet granted.

— Anne M. Chappel, Zanzibar Uhuru: revolution, two women and the challenge of survival

Education doesn’t change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard.

— Robert Frost

What if it rained or you felt a bit glandy? It just wasn’t practical. Better by far to simply try and be good and courageous and bold and to make a difference. Not change the world exactly, but the bit around you.

— David Nicholls, One Day

Often change yourself, when you see that people envy you : they will start to change themselves too, but at that time YOU will not envy them…

— Alen Sargsyan, The Known Unknown

A thought which is created in a second can change the thousand years of the World!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Writing is the most powerful weapon on earth.It can change minds and stir souls.

— D. Anne Paris, Driven By Love

To change you must want to change, you must be responsible for the change, and then take action to make the change. It is your race to run so you need to choose your road wisely.

— Thomas Narofsky, You are Unstoppable Participant’s Guide: Unleash Your Inspired Life

When you see a small change in your life it means its a huge change in personality and your trait

— Natasha Friend, Lush

Think of your husband as a house. You are allowed to give him a fresh coat of paint and change out the furniture now and then. But if you’re constantly trying to pour a new foundation or replace the roof, you’re in serious trouble.

— Peter Scott, There’s a Spouse in My House: A Humorous Journey Through the First Years of Marriage

Change is in the air. This change reminds us that we are made and beautifully sculpted by the same power that orchestrates the change of season. Let this be the season you embrace and align yourself with this change.

— Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

If you want to change the world, pick up your pen and write.

— Martin Luther

War, I have always said, forces men to change their standards, regardless of whether their country has won or lost.

— Salvatore Quasimodo

You know, I change my hair color a lot, I do all sorts of different things.

— Kelly Lynch

In my many years of working with people, I have never seen things change by chance, you have to work it out yourself…. life really sucks but YOU have what it takes to change it.

— Nkem Paul, The Art of Achievement and Fulfillment: Fundamental Principles to Overcome Obstacles and Turn Dreams Into Reality!

Revenge! The stupidest motive on earth, just an attempt to change history.

— Josephine Humphreys, The Fireman’s Fair

Kindred spirits alone do not change with the changing years.

— L.M. Montgomery, Anne of the Island

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.

— Soren Kierkegaard

I think complexity is mostly sort of crummy stuff that is there because it’s too expensive to change the interface.

— Jaron Lanier

If you are not creative enough to create change change will be creative to create you.

— ANIKOR Daniel

The moment you blame life for who you are is that very moment you ignore your talents and inner abilities to change the world.

— Jeekeshen Chinnappen, Psychic Gang

Seafood was always my favorite food. I mean, fried lobster? Come on. Once I found out shrimp, scallops and lobster were my allergic triggers, I had to change my diet.

— Adrian Peterson

Philosophers have hitherto interpreted the world in various way; the point, however, is to change it

— Karl Marx, Eleven Theses on Feuerbach

You’re young, and like anything new. It’s change you want. I’m middle-aged, and there’s nothing staler to me than change. Constant comfort and little luxuries as regular as the clock are fresher than change.

— John Davidson

The ultimate change one can ever seek for is a change in thought. A change in thought is a change in body

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Let’s create positive change on this planet; With either: the hyper sophisticated tools we have, or the mobile device we are

— Natasha Tsakos

The world doesn’t change in front of your eyes, it changes behind your back.

— Terry Hayes, I Am Pilgrim

One day he’ll realize he is and was wrong. But that’s for him to figure out. You can’t change people or make them realize things they don’t want to see.

— Dominic Riccitello

When are we going to stop being afraid to push for change and begin putting into action the things we have discussed for centuries? Mental health cannot wait any longer. Lets get to work!

— Tamara Hill

You can change any status quo, stand out, walk by faith and not by sight and things will definitely go well with you.

— Jaachynma N.E. Agu

You are the actor, director, producer, and scriptwriter of the play called ‘Your Life’ and you can change the play anytime.

— Mensah Oteh

If you on the wrong path, change and travel on right direction.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Time is change transformation evolution.

— Isaac L. Peretz

Your willingness to create a change in beliefs, a shift in energy, an acceptance of where you are, and the courage to make the right choices for yourself will make you into the hero you were always destined to be.

— Kim Ha Campbell, Inner Peace Outer Abundance

Jesus changes our history from a random series of sad incidents and accidents into a constant opportunity for a change of heart.

— Henri J.M. Nouwen, Out of Solitude: Three Meditations on the Christian Life

If you have the power to think, you have the power to change your world.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

As we learn we always change and so our perception. This changed perception then becomes a new Teacher inside each of us.

— Hyemeyohsts Storm

We accept the verdict of the past until the need for change cries out loudly enough to force upon us a choice between the comforts of further inertia and the irksomeness of action.

— Learned Hand

I don’t see a sea change by 2020, but I see migration in the direction of modernization and more flexibility in the generating system going forward.

— Lynn Good

I would tell 17-year-olds to be proud of who you are. Don’t try to change yourself for others. Focus on school and your future. Boys and friends will come and go, just focus on you and your future.

— Lea Michele

I’m a girl.”When Deryn opened her eyes, the lady boffin was staring at her with no change of expression. “Indeed, ” she

— Scott Westerfeld, Goliath

All change begins with someone having a thought.

— Paul Morley, The North

The trick is remembering that change is as easy as you make it. The trick is remembering that you are the boss of you.

— A.S. King, Please Ignore Vera Dietz

The only people available to change the world are the people now living in it, with all the beliefs they bring along – however retrograde those beliefs may appear to those of us who see ourselves as enlightened.

— Todd Gitlin

One man can change the world, look at Adolf Hitler.

— Mary Sage Nguyen

if love is not the answer, make sure to change the question.

— Charlyn Khater

It’s difficult to change things in a positive way.

— Lizzie Armitstead

Together with open conversations and greater understanding, we can ensure that attitudes for mental health change and children receive the support they deserve.

— Kate Middleton

It is only kindness and love, which can change the human heart.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Maybe with the right person rocking it with you, change wasn’t so bad.Maybe panties and kale juice were just the beginning.

— J.A. Rock, Manties in a Twist

I’ve reached the point where I hardly care whether I live or die. The world will keep on turning without me, and I can’t do anything to change events anyway.

— Anne Frank

The purpose of salt is to change the nature of what it invades without calling attention to itself. Attracting attention to yourself in the Kingdom of God is like seducing the bride because you are the best man of the groom.

— Kingsley Opuwari Manuel

We have some of the finest civil rights laws in the world, but they have not solved our racial problems. Why? Because we need a change of heart and attitude, Jesus said, “You must be born again” [John 3:7].

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

But wasn’t that progress too, that the elephants were killed off like the mastodon and giant rhino before them, like all other wildlife and wild places? ‘We can’t stop time, ‘ MacAdam said. ‘But you can change the way it goes, ‘ Nehemiah insisted.

— Mike Bond, The Last Savanna

The surgeons’ market is imaginary, since there is nothing wrong with women’s faces or bodies that social change won’t cure; so the surgeons depend for their income on warping female self-perception and multiplying female self-hatred.

— Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth

I don’t dwell on the fact that I may have ridden on planes. That which I can’t remember having needed, I simply accept. It is the most preferable kind of self-insight: one that does not require any accompanying change in behavior.

— Benson Bruno, A Story That Talks about Talking Is Like Chatter to Chattering Teeth, and Every Set of Dentures Can Attest to the Fact That No..

Change is loss. I was fully functional prior to the actions you have taken. If you change me, I will cease to be me. If you love me, you wouldn’t want to change me… Love appears to have made you less functional.

— Thomm Quackenbush, A Creature Was Stirring

What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.

— Abraham H. Maslow

A change of scenery can help everything.

— Drew Pomeranz

So much of teaching is sharing. Learning results in sharing, sharing results in change, change is learning. The only other job with so much sharing is parenting. That’s probably why the two are so often confused.

— Esmé Raji Codell, Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher’s First Year

Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different.

— Katherine Mansfield

Those who stand at the threshold of life always waiting for the right time to change are like the man who stands at the bank of a river waiting for the water to pass so he can cross on dry land.

— Joseph B. Wirthlin

The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.

— James Russell Lowell

Nothing on this earth will empower you or change you more than knowing without doubt that God loves you.

— Toni Sorenson, Aligned By Christ

Any unexpected change in a steady situation can be described as a problem, a problem to pin you down…While if you think more deep and rational you can easily see it as an opportunity to improve and push you up.

— Rateb Rayyes

In mindfulness, acceptance always comes first, change comes after.

— Shamash Alidina

Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.

— Robert Frost

Gen Y’s work best in groups, collaboratively, transparently, interactively and entrepreneurially – and have already created positive change in many local communities and around the world.

— Charlie Caruso, Understanding y

Every single person has the power to change the world and help people.

— Laura Marano

It was all he’d felt for too long to change now. Maybe it was too late for any other kind of life. This was all he knew. It was safe, insulated. Familiar. An absense of emotion kept him sane. Or what passed for it.

— Virginia Brown, Dark River Road

You can change your mind, don’t let your mind change you

— Benny Bellamacina

Can a mere song change a people’s minds? I doubt that it is so. But a song can infiltrate your heart and the heart may change your mind.

— Elvis Costello

Every few years, I change my look for the simple reason that I get bored. If you Google Image me, you will see so many different looks: long hair, short hair, clean shaven, beard, etc.

— Johnny Iuzzini

What do you want to write? What gets your goat? What irks you to no length? If you could change the world with words, what would they be?

— Lori Lesko

If you possess the character that you have in your daily lives, nobody can’t forcefully change your personality unless you embrace their influence.

— Saaif Alam

Life is full of change and uncertainty. We know this. We experience it on a daily basis.

— Carre Otis

All the arguing in the world won’t change the mind of the Umpire.

— Pride of the Yankees

You control whether you are happy. It’s all your narrative and you can change it if you choose to.” – L. R. W. Lee Andy Smithson: Blast of the Dragon’s Fury

— L.R.W. Lee

The best thing in life is change. Without change there is no life.

— Ted Agon, The Human Key Condensed

To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.

— William James

Once your mindset changes, everything on the outside will change along with it.

— Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” —

— William Arthur Ward

We can be safe and live with other defined truths exemplified by a capital “T” or we can change and with our limited time experience truth with a small “t, ” seeking our own understanding, which can change with new awareness.

— David W. Earle

You can’t move so fast that you try to change the mores faster than people can accept it. That doesn’t mean you do nothing, but it means that you do the things that need to be done according to priority.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

The Universe operates on a basic principle of economics: everything has its cost. We pay to create our future, we pay for the mistakes of the past. We pay for every change we make . . . and we pay just as dearly if we refuse to change.

— Brian Herbert, House Harkonnen

If you can’t even change the way you read.How can you change the way you think..

— Umang joshi

No one can go back and correct his mistakes, but everyone can go forward and change their thoughts and perceptions.

— Debasish Mridha

A cloudy morning does not signify that the entire day is gonna be rainy! What’s pressing you down today has nothing to change about your great future! Let patience be your inspiration.

— Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Even with, or perhaps, because of, this background, I have over the past few years sensed a very dramatic change in attitude on the part of Prince Edward Islanders towards the on-going rush for so-called modernization.

— Alex Campbell

You have the power to change not only you but also the world.

— Debasish Mridha M.D.

It is important to recognize and politics positive thinking is often the slaves’ virtue – something that people do to con themselves about the burden and change being placed upon them.

— James Bovard

Don’t try to change the world. To find yourself in a new world, change your thoughts.

— Debasish Mridha

What would I do to possess her? Would I change my cellular structure? Turn my back on my identity?

— C.D. Reiss, Marriage Games

One new feature or fresh take can change everything.

— Neil Young

People don’t change just because you know more about them.

— Jasper Fforde, The Fourth Bear

At moments of departure and a change of life, people capable of reflecting on their actions usually get into a serious state of mind. At these moments they usually take stock of the past and make plans for the future.

— Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

God is always willing to give you the best life possible. If you change your mind at any time you are free to go back to enjoying hell.

— Shannon L. Alder

The past, the present and the future – none of those are set. We know that now. They change as we change.

— Aliya Whiteley, The Beauty

If you don’t like the way the world is, you change it. You have an obligation to change it. You just do it one step at a time.

— Marian Wright Edelman

You can change someone by your actions, not by your words

— sid

You will not experience dramatic change in your struggle as long as you use accountability to describe your sins instead of declaring your need for help in the midst of temptation.

— Heath Lambert, Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace

Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.

— Jalaluddin Rumi

He had left home one day, yesterday, and come home today, and the change was too much for him to bear. And this was why he could not go home all at once.

— Robert Laxalt, Sweet Promised Land

The resistance, though it comes in many forms, begins with the mistaken belief that I am somehow separate from change, and that I can control it, rather than to align myself with change as it makes itself apparent, and ride it.

— Sharon Weil, ChangeAbility: How Artists, Activists, and Awakeners Navigate Change

With me a change of trouble is as good as a vacation.

— David Lloyd George

Every positive thought is a silent prayer which will change your life.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

If you can’t change your fate, change your attitude.

— Amy Tan

Your assignment from God is not to change your husband, but to love, follow, assist, and minister to him.

— Elizabeth George, A Wife After God’s Own Heart

People submit tooeasily to change from others. And yet, for some reason, wheneverthey consider changing themselves, the focus is always on what theyare giving up, never what they are about to gain

— Chris Murray, The Extremely Successful Salesman’s Club

Make a change of your steps when necessary. “Status quo” is the court room where change is kept on trial for long, delaying the verdict. Make a change and achieve your dreams. Rule your case with victory.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

Complete people gaze into the blue sky above, plunge into the center of the earth below, and run freely in the eight directions without even a change of mood.

— Liezi, The Book of Master Lie

Most people don’t realize, I really have no faith in politics. I’m not a politician. If I thought you could change human hearts by laws, I would, but I don’t.

— Rick Warren

A person or nation begins to live and act according to the word of God, as a result of change in the value system and therefore life around them changes

— Sunday Adelaja

Everything changes, and there’s no denying that. But change isn’t always bad, as long as you hold onto who you truly are, and hold onto each other.

— Alex E. Carey, Earth’s Embrace

What is more likely to lead to true marital satisfaction-getting a fallen spouse to change his or her ways, or changing your own focus so that you draw affirmation from a God who never disappoints, never turns you away?

— Gary Thomas, A Lifelong Love: Devotional

If you want to change people around you , Start from yourself.

— Badr Jabriel

Yet though I must lose my life, fear shall never make me change colour.

— W.A. Neilson, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

The proud do not change to improve, but defend their position by rationalizing. Repentance means change, and it takes a humble person to change.

— Ezra Taft Benson

If you change the atmosphere, You can change the outcome!

— Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.

It’s sometimes easier to help others rather than helping yourself. The trick is to listen to your “self” as a friend. This may be the simplest change you ever make in life, with the biggest impact.

— Lorii Myers, Make It Happen, A Healthy, Competitive Approach to Achieving Personal Success

You have to modernise you have to change – you can’t just be traditional for the fun of being traditional.

— Richard Rogers

home is where your ass is and if you want to move you move your ass the first step is learning to change homes with someone else and have someone else’s ass.

— William S. Burroughs, The Wild Boys

To act upon the outer world and change it, you must be first be fine to act upon yourself.

— Grace Sara, Awakening in the 21st Century: Surviving a Spiritually Dormant Society

if you let tragedy change you, You have already lost.

— Nikki Rowe

Either way, change will come. It could be bloody, or it could be beautiful. It depends on us.

— Arundhati Roy

People can’t live with change if there’s not a changeless core inside them.

— Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Ludlow put a hand on his arm. “A friend of mine used to say, ‘You cannot change the past, but every moment is an opportunity to change your future.

— F.E. Higgins, The Eyeball Collector

To desire to change one’s past means there is a desire to change oneself. To desire to change oneself, one must learn to change.

— Lorii Myers, Targeting Success, Develop the Right Business Attitude to be Successful in the Workplace

The pessimist complains about the wind the optimist expects it to change the realist adjusts the sails.

— William Arthur Ward

The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little.

— Max Lerner

Unless you are ready to give up something valuable you will never be able to truly change at all, you’ll forever be in the control of things you can’t give up.

— Samuel Gyekye Mensah

It is myopic to base sweeping change on the narrow experience of a few years.

— Antonin Scalia, Scalia Dissents: Writings of the Supreme Court’s Wittiest, Most Outspoken Justice

Sometimes people say that we’re living in the future, and time’s up for science fiction, but I think that never will be, because science fiction really isn’t about the future. It’s about change and present-day concerns

— Stephen Baxter

If you want to change someone’s life, just love him and be kind to him.

— Debasish Mridha

Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.

— Malala Yousafzai

it’s unexpected pain brings change in a person’s life. this change brings slowly transformation in same person

— litymunshi

The Warrior of the Light is a believer.Because he believes in miracles, miracles begin to happen. Because he is sure that his thoughts can change his life, his life begins to change. Because he is certain that he will find love, love appears.

— Paulo Coelho, Warrior of the Light

Change itself is not a choice, but you can choose to be willing to change and you can choose to will the changes that you want. Willing Change

— Jane Collins, Willing Change

..determination is the most important quality in a founder, open-mindedness and willingness to change your idea are key, and all startups face rejection at first.

— Jessica Livingston, Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days

Kind words change the world.

— A.D. Posey

A person’s tragedy does not make up their entire life. A story carves deep grooves into our brains each time we tell it. But we aren’t one story. We can change our stories. We can write our own.

— Amy Poehler

With a nearly desperate sense of isolation and a growing suspicion that I lived in an alien land, I took to the road in search of places where change did not mean ruin and where time and men and deeds connected.

— William Least Heat-Moon, Blue Highways